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A Newark police officer charged with domestic violence last year was fired on Friday.

Newark police yesterday apparently shot and wounded a man who they say was a suspect in a stabbing.

Newark police are looking for suspects in last night's shooting of an elderly man during a robbery attempt.

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A Licking County grand jury has decided not to indict a Newark police officer accused of assaulting another man last October.

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A Newark woman will serve seven years in prison after admitting she set fire to her family's home last February.

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Two Newark police officers were arrested over the weekend on misdemeanor charges in separate, unrelated incidents.

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A Newark man will serve twenty years in prison for shooting a police officer.

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A Newark woman accused of trying to frame her estranged husband by setting her house on fire has pleaded not guilty. 

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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's acting police chief will serve in that position on a full-time basis.

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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.

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.

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Newark police say they have arrested the man accused of escaping from an Athens County probation center.


A woman has filed an excessive use of force lawsuit against Newark Police.

Newark Police are investigating claims of Internet stalking.

Newark police say they have broken up a violent gang.

Newark police have arrested a man who they say is a child predator.