Columbus Division Of Police

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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
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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

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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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6:47 am
Thu April 17, 2014

Man Killed Outside Local YMCA

Columbus police are searching for two suspects in Wednesday's killing in the parking lot of a YMCA building on Sandalwood Place on the North side.

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12:25 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Police Searching For Suspects In Franklinton Shooting

Columbus police are searching for the person or persons who shot and wounded a Franklinton man late last night.

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12:22 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Charges Filed In Monday Night Shooting

Columbus police officers say a man has been charged with shooting and wounding his brother late last night during an argument outside of a home on the Southeast side.

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6:26 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Man Shot By Cop Facing Criminal Charge

The Reynoldsburg man shot and wounded by Columbus police over the weekend now faces a weapons charge.

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7:22 am
Thu March 27, 2014

CDP Crime Lab Failed To Follow DNA Reporting Standards

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Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs says the division is reviewing 3 thousand DNA test results from mid-2009 through last September because reporting procedures were not always followed.

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6:45 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Rocks Thrown Along Local Highway Damage Vehicles

Columbus police are talking to drivers whose cars were damaged by rocks thrown along I-70 last night.

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7:01 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Phone Scam Targets Local Immigrants

Columbus police are warning the city's immigrant population to beware of a new telephone scam.

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6:48 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Columbus Cop Charged With Drunken Driving

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A Columbus police officer has been placed on desk duty after prosecutors charged him with drunk driving.

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7:46 am
Tue March 11, 2014

Double Shooting Under Investigation

Columbus police are investigating a double shooting on the East Side.

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7:33 am
Tue March 11, 2014

Boy Injured When Hit By Car

Columbus police say a two-year-old boy is hospitalized in critical condition after he was struck by a car last night at Refugee and Noe Bixby Roads.

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11:58 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Columbus Police Say Mass Email Is Bogus

Columbus police are debunking an email chain working its way through central Ohio, claiming kidnappers are targeting women at the Polaris Fashion Place shopping mall.

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