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Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs

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The Ohio Attorney General's office is declining to prosecute civil rights allegations against the Columbus Division of Police in the wake of two cases of alleged racism by a white officer.

Associated Press

The future of the white Columbus police officer who shot and killed a 13-year-old African-American boy is still unclear.

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A day after the People's Justice Project and other protestors packed City Hall and halted a Columbus City Council meeting, relatives of two African-Americans killed by police met with reporters.

WSYX

Columbus police and city officials say they will be transparent during the investigation into last night's fatal shooting of a 13-year-old by a Columbus officer.  

Columbus Division of Police

Columbus police chief Kim Jacobs says additional officers will provide security for this weekend's Pride Festival, which is one of the largest in the Midwest.

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Columbus Mayor Michael Coleman says he supports Police Chief Kim Jacobs' decision to ban officers from wearing headscarves for religious reasons.

cleveland.com

Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs says officers acted reasonably in pepper-spraying Ohio State football fans along High Street after the team won the national championship in January.

cleveland.com

A Columbus police spokesperson says an internal investigation continues into the use of tear gas and pepper spray to disperse crowds following Ohio State's football championship victory. 

Columbus Division of Police

Columbus police will review officers' use of tear gas and pepper spray to disperse large crowds in the OSU campus area following the football Buckeyes' victory in Monday night's national title game.

Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien says at least 38 closed cases could be affected by a DNA-related mistake at the Columbus Police crime lab.

Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs has recommended safety director Mitch Brown fire an officer who allegedly abused prescription pills.

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.

columbuspolice.org

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.

Columbus police along with federal and state authorities have filed drug and weapons charges against 22 members of the Short North Posse gang.

Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs says she will ask the safety director to fire a narcotics lieutenant who falsified overtime slips.

Columbus police have filed departmental charges against a lieutenant for falsifying overtime records.

Columbus Police Chief Kim Jacobs says she supports President Obama's gun control proposals.