Akron Police

Former Akron police Chief James Nice won't be able to work as an officer in the future after pleading guilty Tuesday to unauthorized use of a police data base.

Akron officials are revealing more details in last month's forced resignation of police Chief James Nice.

Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan says police chief James Nice was forced by the mayor to resign over the weekend in part because of his use of a racial slur in a private conversation.

Akron Mayor Dan Horrigan says Police Chief James Nice resigned Sunday at Horrigan's request amid questions about the chief's actions in an investigation of his nephew.

The large-animal sedative being mixed with heroin in Akron, where more than a dozen people died of overdoses so far this month, is making its way to Montgomery County.

Mother Sues Akron Police

Mar 29, 2013

A million-dollar lawsuit has been filed on behalf of an unruly middle-school girl who suffered a broken arm while being restrained by an Akron police officer.