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Columbus City Council last night approved a 780 thousand dollar settlement with the family of a 4-year-old girl severely wounded when she was shot by a police officer in June of last year. 

Family photo via Columbus Division of Police

An autopsy report shows the man killed by Columbus police in June was shot by officers seven times.

Family photo via Columbus Division of Police

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

Cincinnati Police

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters says his office is "rapidly investigating" the fatal shooting of a motorist by a University of Cincinnati police officer.


Columbus police have yet to release the identity of the knife-wielding local man shot and killed by two officers at Port Columbus Wednesday afternoon.

Fatal Shooting Outside Port Columbus Terminal

Jan 7, 2015

A Columbus airport official says a police officer fatally shot a man during a confrontation just outside the terminal.  

Columbus police say an officer fired shots at a suspected vehicle thief who drove a van at the officer Monday morning.

Dayton Police Shoot Armed Man in Park

Feb 11, 2013

Police in Dayton say officers fatally shot a man who leveled a semi-automatic rifle at them in a city park.

Cleveland police chief Michael McGrath says the probe into the December shooting of two African-Americans by a group of mostly white officers will be completed by the end of the month. McGrath hopes it will provide answers  about the number of officers involved.

McGrath: There's a firewall between the criminal and the administrative -- as there should be. when that's completed, we'll have an exact number.