AKRON, Ohio (AP) — A medical examiner says a 52-year-old northeast Ohio man killed by a sheriff's deputy was shot three times.
The Summit County Sheriff's Office reported that Jonathan Colley was fatally shot Wednesday morning in the Akron suburb of Green after he advanced on deputies with a knife and couldn't be stopped with a stun gun.
Summit County Medical Examiner Gary Guenther said Thursday that Colley was shot in the chin, chest and in the back...
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A 28-year-old Air Force recruiter convicted of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl at a Halloween party in southwest Ohio has been sentenced to four years and seven months in a military prison.
A Wright-Patterson Air Force Base spokeswoman says the military judge Thursday also reduced Staff Sgt. Corey Campbell to the Air Force's lowest enlisted rank. Campbell also will forfeit all pay and benefits, and be dishonorably discharged....
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The student journalist whose lawsuit led to an Ohio Supreme Court decision that private colleges' police departments are subject to the open records law calls the news "an incredible ruling."
Anna Schiffbauer (SHIFF'-bower), who graduated last year, says the decision benefits not just students at Otterbein College but all the residents of Westerville in suburban Columbus where the college is located.
BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — A central Ohio man who told police he used a plastic wand from window blinds as a switch on his 5-year-old son before the boy died has been charged with child endangering.
Authorities planned an autopsy Thursday for Michael Barton of Bellefontaine (behl-FOWN'-tihn). He died at a Columbus hospital Wednesday, two days after his father's girlfriend called 911 to report the boy wasn't breathing.
PATASKALA, Ohio (AP) — Officials with a central Ohio school district are alerting parents that student information may have been compromised in a recent data breach caused by a high school student.
The Advocate in Newark reports (http://ohne.ws/1BdEmsx ) the data breach affecting Southwest Licking Local Schools occurred in April. School officials notified parents this week the breach could involve the release of more than 110 student names, addresses and social security...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A federal judge in Columbus has sentenced a 46-year-old man to seven years in prison after prosecutors say he was found with more than 16,000 images and videos of child pornography on a computer and thumb drive.
Federal prosecutors said that Daniel Akehurst of Chillicothe (chihl-ih-KAHTH'-ee) was sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty in December to knowingly possessing child pornography.