Columbus Division Of Police

Columbus Police have released the identities of the man killed late Thursday by two officers on the south side.

Columbus police shot and killed a man last night on the south side.

WCBE has learned that Columbus police officers will soon be equipped with the heroin overdose antidote Narcan.

Family photo via Columbus Division of Police

A group of local pastors is asking Columbus city officials to order an independent review of a fatal officer-involved shooting.

Family photo via Columbus Division of Police

Columbus police have identified the man shot and killed by two plainclothes officers Monday night.

Columbus police say two plainclothes officers shot and killed a man who officials say opened fire on them last night.


Columbus Police say they’ll send a 'sufficient' number of officers to Cleveland to help with security at next month’s Republican National Convention.

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Columbus police say they have arrested one suspect in a series of rapes on the west side.

Columbus police say a woman is hospitalized in critical condition after being stabbed and raped in an alley early this morning. 

The City of Columbus has declined comment on a lawsuit filed by the family of a mentally ill man shot and killed by two police officers in 2014.

A man wanted in North Carolina on a murder charge has been arrested in Columbus.

Columbus police say one person is dead and two are injured after a triple shooting Sunday night at a north side apartment complex.

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Columbus City Council last night approved a 237 thousand dollar settlement of a lawsuit filed by a man shot and wounded by police in 2013.

A Columbus police SWAT officer is hospitalized in critical condition after he was shot while police tried to arrest a man on a warrant for aggravated arson.

Columbus police officers shot and wounded a knife-wielding man after he refused to drop it inside a Heyl Avenue home last night.


Columbus police are searching for two suspects in a fatal double-shooting yesterday on the east side.

A Columbus police officer is suing the city and police division administrators claiming nude photos of her were illegally obtained and improperly shared among officers during an internal investigation.

Columbus Police Charge Suspect In 1997 Rape

Mar 25, 2016
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Columbus police say cold-case investigators have used DNA evidence to link a rape case nearly two decades old to a man recently arrested in Oklahoma.


Columbus fire officials say smoking materials or fireworks sparked a Franklinton house fire in January that killed two people.

A Columbus police officer is scheduled to face a judge today on charges of soliciting a prostitute.