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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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6:46 am
Thu May 29, 2014

Body Found In OSU Campus Area

Columbus police are searching for clues and suspects in the death of a 30-year-old man whose body was found between two dumpsters in the OSU campus area yesterday.

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6:44 am
Tue May 27, 2014

Hilltop Woman Injured In Drive-By Shooting

Columbus police say a woman was injured in a drive-by shooting on the Hilltop last night.

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11:28 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Early Morning Shooting Critically Injures One Person

Columbus police are searching for suspects in an early morning shooting on the East side.

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6:17 am
Fri May 23, 2014

Human Remains Found In West Columbus Home

Columbus police continue investigating whether badly decomposed human remains found yesterday at a West side rooming house are those of a man who has been missing for nearly a month.

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7:16 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Homeowner Who Shot Intruder Will Not Be Charged

Columbus police say charges will not be filed against a homeowner who shot and killed a would-be burglar.

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7:04 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Police: Man Stabbed, Dumped On Southeast Side

Columbus police are looking for a suspect in a stabbing on the Southeast side last night.

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7:01 am
Tue May 13, 2014

Biker Hit By Car, Critically Injured

A bicyclist is hospitalized in life-threatening condition after he was struck by a car early this morning on Cleveland Avenue in South Linden.

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7:42 am
Thu May 8, 2014

Columbus Police Considering Re-Opening Probe Of 1975 Slaying

Christie Mullins
Credit Columbus Division of Police

The Columbus police division's cold case squad is considering whether to reopen a nearly four-decades-old slaying.

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6:45 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Police Investigating Double-Shooting

Columbus police have questioned two people following a fatal double-shooting late Monday on the Northwest side.

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8:03 am
Fri April 25, 2014

Chief Says Fire Cop For Drug Use, Sexual Harassment

Credit theblueline.com

Columbus Safety Director Mitch Brown has scheduled a May 6th hearing to decide whether to uphold a recommendation by Police Chief Kim Jacobs to terminate an officer accused of using drugs for the past five years.

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7:17 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Police Searching For Motive In Local Stabbing Death

Columbus police say they have questioned two people in connection with the apparent murder of an 89-year-old woman yesterday.

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