Newark Police Newark Woman Pleads Not Guilty In Custody-Related Arson Case By Associated Press • Jun 8, 2016 Newark Police A Newark woman accused of trying to frame her estranged husband by setting her house on fire has pleaded not guilty. Newark Couple Allgedly Kept Boy Locked In Basement By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Oct 15, 2015 Newark Police A Newark couple has been charged with child endangering for allegedly keeping a 6-year-old boy locked up in an unfinished basement for several months. Newark Appoints New Police Chief By Jim Letizia • May 30, 2015 newarkpd.com Newark's acting police chief will serve in that position on a full-time basis. Case Of Cop Who Shot Suspect Will Not Go To Grand Jury By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Dec 16, 2014 Newark Police Licking County prosecutor Ken Oswalt says he will not present to a grand jury the case of a Newark police officer who ran down a suspect with an SUV after another officer was shot on November 5. UPDATE: Newark Cop Shot During Confrontation With Suspect By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Nov 6, 2014 11:39 a.m: Chief Sarver identifies the officer as 35-year-old Jarred Conley and the suspect as 27-year-old Randall Hutchinson. He says both are hospitalized in Columbus. Probation Center Escapee Arrested In Newark By Jim Letizia • Sep 9, 2014 Newark Police Newark police say they have arrested the man accused of escaping from an Athens County probation center. Woman Sues Newark Police By Jim Letizia • Mar 14, 2014 Policearchives.org A woman has filed an excessive use of force lawsuit against Newark Police. Newark Police Seek Internet Stalking Suspect By Jim Letizia • Jan 23, 2014 Newark Police are investigating claims of Internet stalking. Police Break Up Newark Gang By Jim Letizia • Jul 26, 2013 Newark police say they have broken up a violent gang. Alleged Newark Pedophile Kept List By Jim Letizia • Jun 27, 2013 Newark police have arrested a man who they say is a child predator.