A consultant reviewing the University of Cincinnati police department after a white officer's fatal shooting of a black motorist during a traffic stop says former police chief Jason Goodrich pushed aggressive use of traffic stops to look for guns and drugs.
The family of an African-American man shot and killed by a white University of Cincinnati police officer last July has reached a 5.3 million dollar settlement of their wrongful death lawsuit against the school.
The University of Cincinnati's incident report involving the white officer who shot and killed a black man during a traffic stop last weekend said the officer was being dragged by the man's vehicle and had to fire his weapon.
A presidential task force gathering information on policing best practices and issues are hearing from law enforcement officials, community activists and others in two days of sessions at the University of Cincinnati.
Cincinnati's "crosstown shootout" between the Xavier and University of Cincinnati men's basketball teams will return to the campuses starting next season, after an on-court brawl in 2011 put the rivalry in jeopardy.