KENTON, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a police officer was shot and injured and the suspect is dead after police responded to a domestic disturbance call in western Ohio.
The Hardin County sheriff's office says Stephen Davis was sitting in a vehicle with a gun in front of a house when Kenton police responded around 5 p.m. Saturday. Authorities say the 47-year-old Kenton man fired at officers before fleeing in the vehicle.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A university has hired an outside consultant for nearly $400,000 to review its police department for reforms in the aftermath of an officer's fatal shooting of a black man after a traffic stop near campus.
The Cincinnati Enquirer reports (http://cin.ci/1miJVo5 ) that the University of Cincinnati is hiring Exiger to conduct a review of the police department. The New York City-based consulting firm plans to deploy a 12-member team of policing experts to...
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Police in a southwest Ohio city are warning residents of an increase in vehicle thefts.
The Dayton Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1T39Cac ) Dayton Sgt. John Riegel says many car theft victims who left their vehicles running. He says it's against the law to leave vehicles running unattended.
The department estimates that 70 percent of the vehicle thefts that have occurred on the city's west side in recent years involve vehicles...
SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Ohio regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in in the northeast Ohio village of Sebring.
The Ohio Environmental Protection Agency has been testing water in the rural area of Mahoning County for about two weeks since notifying residents that unsafe levels of lead were found in some water samples.