Attorneys for the mother of an 8-year-old Cincinnati boy say he was bullied and knocked unconscious at school two days before he took his own life last January.


One of the ways Ohio schools and youth groups are combating gun violence and bullying is through free programs offered by an organization founded by the parents of the more than 20 children slain in the Sandy Hook elementary school shootings of 2012.

Hilliard Police

A Hilliard Davidson High School student has been arrested on charges of plotting a shooting at the school. 


Some teachers say the negative tone of the 2016 presidential campaign is beginning to take a toll on their students. 

The Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services has launched a system allowing people in stressful situations to text counselors for help, day or night.

Fairfield City Schools

A school principal in Fairfield who is named in a federal bullying lawsuit over a student's suicide is leaving his job.

Two former Heath High School basketball players are facing charges for allegedly bullying their teammates.

Teacher Pleads Guilty For Ignoring Classroom Bullying

Mar 19, 2014

A substitute teacher has pleaded not guilty to a child endangering charge stemming from allegations that a 14-year-old developmentally disabled boy was bullied in gym class at a suburban Cleveland high school.

The Ohio House has approved a new way for school superintendents to deal with student bullies.

Columbus police and the Columbus College of Art and Design are teaming up to fight bullying.

Bullied London Girl Takes Own Life

Jan 29, 2013

London police are investigating the apparent suicide of an 11-year-old girl whose parents say she was bullied.

The science behind what makes a bully

Jun 20, 2012

Bullying is a hot topic these days.  For Ohio Public Radio, WCPN's David C. Barnett reports on new research shedding light on what's behind a bully's anti-social behavior.