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Columbus Mayor Andy Ginther proposes replacing an anti-crime summer initiative with increased bike and foot patrols in high-crime neighborhoods.

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Columbus officials, including the Mayor, Police Chief and Safety Director, have been holding neighborhood roundtables over the last month to develop ways to improve police-community relations and reduce crime.

Records reviewed by the Associated Press show the City of Columbus is facing more than two dozen civil rights complaints, nearly 20 years after the Justice Department settled its lawsuit against the city alleging police routinely violated citizens' civil rights.

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A Franklin County grand jury has decided not to charge a Columbus police officer who fatally shot a man who officers say pointed a gun at them last February.

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Columbus city officials are still not commenting on a federal civil rights lawsuit alleging police mishandled the arrest of a man on drugs who later died in a hospital.

Columbus police say officers responding to reports of a fight at a South Linden home shot a teenage boy Monday afternoon. 

The Columbus Division of Police is a defendant in a lawsuit filed by a black former officer.

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Protesters took over last night's Columbus City Council meeting for nearly two hours, reiterating demands made last week to fire the white police officers captured on video beating a black man during an arrest on September 1st.

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A Columbus police officer has been relieved of duty pending investigation of comments he made to other officers about how he would have choked a suspect who resisted arrest.

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A cellphone video of a violent arrest by white Columbus police officers of a black man in early September prompted more than two-dozen people to stage a protest at last night's Columbus City Council meeting.

The lawyers for the family of a black 13-year-old Columbus boy shot by white police officers last year are criticizing the police investigation of the shooting.

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The family of a black Columbus man has filed a lawsuit against the city, claiming white police officers shot and killed him without justification.

The City of Columbus is spending 20 thousand dollars to purchase 329 doses of the opioid antidote naloxone for use by police.

Columbus Police say one person was killed and three others wounded in a shooting early this morning following a home invasion.

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A Franklin County grand jury has declined to indict three Columbus police officers in the fatal shooting of a murder suspect who they said fled and then turned toward them with a handgun.

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The American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio has filed a lawsuit against Columbus Police and the city, alleging officers used excessive force on demonstrators protesting President Trump’s travel ban on January 30th outside of the Statehouse.

Charges are pending against a man who Columbus police say robbed a north side bank and then took hostages inside of a nearby fast food restaurant on Tuesday.

Columbus police officials have identified the man shot and wounded by an officer while responding to a domestic violence call late Wednesday night.

Columbus police officials say an officer shot and wounded a man last night while responding to a domestic violence call.

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A Franklin County jury has recommended life in prison without parole for the man convicted of fatally shooting a Columbus SWAT officer during a standoff last year.

An arbitrator has ordered the Columbus Division of Police to re-hire the white sergeant accused of using racial slurs and threatening to kill two black officers.

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State transportation officials estimate 12 to 15-thousand shoppers will swarm the new IKEA store at Polaris when it opens today. 

Columbus Police are investigating three overnight shootings.

Columbus City Council last night approved spending 1.4 million dollars to purchase storage equipment for police dashboard and body camera videos.

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A Franklin County grand jury has voted not to indict a white Columbus police officer for fatally shooting a 13-year-old African-American boy after a suspected robbery last year. 

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Columbus police officials have concluded the actions of an officer videotaped apparently kicking a prone suspect in the head were "unreasonable", according to a statement released Wednesday afternoon. 

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Columbus police say an officer shot and killed the driver of a vehicle that was dragging the officer last night.

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Columbus police are asking for witnesses to come forward to help identify suspects in the early Sunday morning club shooting that wounded nine people.

A Columbus police officer and another person were shot and wounded last night on the west side.

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Columbus police officials say more officers will be issued naloxone after the recent conclusion of a six-month pilot program.

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