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

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.

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

City Addressing Cruiser Camera Video Problem

Oct 1, 2014

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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

Columbus Division of Police

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

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


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.

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

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.

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

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.