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7:38 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Buckeye QB Allegedly Involved In Domestic Violence Incident

J.T. Barrett
Credit Ohio State University

A Columbus police report says injured Ohio State quarterback J.T. Barrett and his pregnant ex-girlfriend made 911 calls on Tuesday morning alleging each attacked the other.

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7:01 am
Tue November 11, 2014

Police Officials Clear Cops Involved In Clintonville Shooting Of Wrondoing

The Columbus Police Firearms Review Board says seven officers acted within division policy during a Clintonville shootout in May of last year that killed two people.

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7:03 am
Fri November 7, 2014

Police Shoot Two People At Known South Side Drug House

A Columbus police officer shot and wounded a man and a woman through the door of a known drug house after the officer's hand was slammed in the door and trapped.

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6:33 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Woman Assaulted On Blacklick Trail

Columbus police are investigating an attack on a woman walking along the Blacklick Trail yesterday.

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6:28 am
Thu October 9, 2014

Robbery Suspect Arrested Following Mugshot Complaint

A Columbus woman is in jail after asking police to remove her mugshot from a social networking website. 

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7:16 am
Fri October 3, 2014

Columbus Police Say Summer Crime Crackdown Was A Success

Deputy Columbus police chief Thomas Quinlan
Credit Columbus Division of Police

Columbus police officials say their summer safety push reduced the number of local murders and took hundreds of guns off the streets.

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11:56 am
Thu October 2, 2014

Man Found Shot In Local Parking Lot Identified

Columbus police have identified the man who was shot and killed last night on the Northeast side.

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7:48 pm
Wed October 1, 2014

City Addressing Cruiser Camera Video Problem

Columbus city officials say 30 police cruisers equipped with  dashboard cameras may not have been recording for nearly a week in August because the police division's storage server reached capacity.

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6:40 am
Fri September 26, 2014

Double-Shooting Victims Identified

Columbus police have identified the victims of a double-shooting Thursday on the North side.

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6:55 am
Thu September 18, 2014

Columbus Cop Under Investigation For Stealing Gasoline

Columbus police officials are investigating a veteran officer for possibly stealing gasoline paid for by the city.

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6:11 am
Fri August 29, 2014

Undercover Stings Net 63 Prostitution-Related Arrests

Columbus police and Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say they arrested 63 people this week during undercover prostitution stings conducted on Parsons Avenue, on the Hilltop and in Franklinton.

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6:25 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Drugs Suspected In Deaths Of Two East Columbus Residents

Drug overdoses are suspected in the deaths of two people in east Columbus. 

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6:23 am
Tue August 26, 2014

Late Night Shootings Wound Two People

Columbus police are investigating two shootings last night that injured a man and a girl.

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2:20 am
Sat August 16, 2014

Ex Columbus Cop Sentenced For Stealing From Police Division

Steven Dean
Credit Columbus Division of Police

A former Columbus police officer convicted of stealing military surplus equipment from his employer was sentenced Friday  to 30 months in prison.

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6:49 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

10 Years For Former Officer In Child Porn Case

Stewart Miller
Credit Columbus Division of Police

A former Columbus police officer has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty in a child pornography case in which investigators said they uncovered thousands of images and hundreds of videos on two external hard drives.

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6:55 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Two Teens Sought In Late Night Slaying

Columbus police say they are looking for two teenage boys suspected in a murder on the South side.

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6:33 am
Tue July 1, 2014

Columbus Police Have Yet To Identify Body Found On North Side

Columbus police say the death of a man found in the bed of a pickup truck yesterday appears suspicious.

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6:45 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Police Investigating Two Overnight Shootings

Columbus police say two people were shot and wounded last night in separate incidents.

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7:31 am
Fri May 30, 2014

Columbus Cop Busted Second Time For OVI

Joshua Wagner
Credit Columbus Division of Police

Columbus Police Sergeant Joshua Wagner has been relieved of his duties following his second drunken driving arrest in the past eight months.

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12:21 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

Police Seeking Murder Suspect

Columbus police are searching for a suspect in a May 23rd homicide in Linden.

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