Crime

Suspected drug dealer busted in Portage County after 6-month investigation

Denholm now faces felonious distribution of marijuana. Investigators are seeking additional charges.

  Safety officials look for solutions after nearly 100 people murdered in Cleveland this year

Representatives from the Cleveland Police Department are scheduled to hold a press conference at noon on Friday.

Cuyahoga Falls men robbed at gunpoint meeting online buyer

Two juveniles accused of robbing Cuyahoga Falls men at gunpoint during online sale.

Father of Mansfield fugitive asks son to surrender: ‘You’ve proven your point’

The father of a man on the run from federal authorities and last seen in Mansfield, is asking his son to turn himself in.

3 infants stabbed at a daycare in New York

WCBS Newsradio is reporting three infants were stabbed at a daycare in Flushing, New York.

6-year-old whipped to death with extension cord, step father charged

A man admitted to whipping a 6-year-old until the child began to throw up and ultimately die, according to court documents.

‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’ will reportedly join manhunt for Mansfield fugitive who threatened President Trump

Accusations against Christy include threatening to shoot President Trump and causing harm to the former governor of Alaska, Sarah Palin.

17-year-old twins shot in Akron

Twin 17-year-old brothers shot in Akron.

Cleveland police: Alleged thieves accused of stealing $32,000 worth of jewelry, $20,000 in cash

Police are working to identify the suspects accused of stealing more than $50,000 in goods and cash from an east side Cleveland home.

Twinsburg man sentenced to 15 years in prison for killing his roommate

Twinsburg man found guilty of killing his roommate.

Portage County man arrested for shooting his dog

Portage County man arrested for shooting his dog.

31-year-old North Ridgeville man found dead after being missing for almost a week

A 31-year-old North Ridgeville man suffering from mental illness has not been seen in a week.

Northeast Ohio police need help identifying person of interest in voyeur investigation

The alleged incident occurred at a Walmart location in Stow.

North Ridgeville man faces judge, accused of murdering woman in Solon

A North Ridgeville man accused of murdering a woman back in 2016 will face a judge at a pretrial on Wednesday.

Grafton man sentenced for murder-for-hire plot

A Grafton man will be sentenced on Wednesday for hiring a hitman to have a 43-year-old North Ridgeville man killed.

Deputies seize 500 pounds of marijuana, 95 plants, 43 cats during bust in Ohio

Ohio deputies took a man into custody after raiding a home where a massive amount of marijuana, estimated to value approximately $600,000, was being grown and processed.

Vigil scheduled for 94-year-old woman killed in Cleveland home invasion

Vigil scheduled for 94-year-old woman murdered in a home invasion.

Home daycare owner accused of drugging, tying kids to car seats in dark closet

The 60-year-old woman is in jail, facing nine counts of child endangerment.

Armed robbers threaten to shoot employee at Akron Arby’s

Akron police looking for suspect who robbed the Arby's on Tallmadge Ave. at gunpoint.

Cleveland police: Suspected shooter caught on surveillance video

Cleveland police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying two individuals caught on camera who may be tied to a shooting.

$2 million bond for Akron man accused of killing girlfriend and burying her body in the backyard

Judge set bond at $2 million for the Akron man accused of murdering his girlfriend and burying her body in the backyard.

Cleveland to pay $1 million to families of victims who were abducted, murdered by Anthony Sowell

The city of Cleveland has agreed to pay $1 million to six families of victims who were murdered by Anthony Sowell.

Texas officer killed as police move in to arrest robbery suspects

Police believe the suspects could be linked to 15 robberies since June that targeted bars with Hispanic customers.

Police: Man faked Down syndrome, hired caregivers to bathe him and change his diapers

Police arrested the 31-year-old, who faces charges of fraud and sexual abuse. (Source: Maricopa County Sheriff/KNXV/CNN)

Elyria High School placed on lockdown after receiving 3 threatening phone calls

It’s the second threat targeting a Northeast Ohio school on Friday.

Twinsburg High School employee under investigation

Twinsburg High School employee under investigation.

3 people shot during overnight incident in Cleveland’s Hough neighborhood

Cleveland police investigated an overnight shooting that left three people injured on Cleveland’s east side.

Warrensville Heights High School band director indicted

Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicts the Warrensville Heights High School band director.

Elizabeth Smart outraged by planned release of 1 of her kidnappers

Elizabeth Smart said Thursday the news that one of her kidnappers will be released from prison next week was "a big shock," and she hopes there is a way the woman can be committed to a treatment facility.

School district: Shooting threat directed at Friday’s Mayfield High School homecoming football game

As a precaution, students will not be allowed to bring bags into the stadium Friday night.

Canton Police Officer injured after suspect crashes into K-9 cruiser

Canton Police Officer injured after suspect crashes into K-9 cruiser

Coroner rules young Ashtabula mom was murdered

Ashtabula County coroner rules young Ashtabula mom was murdered.

Three Akron houses hit by bullets in the past 24 hours

Three Akron homes hit by bullets in the past 24 hours.

2 Akron teens arrested for robbing woman delivering a pizza

The Akron Police Department said two Akron teens have been arrested for robbing a woman for delivering a pizza, officers are looking for two other suspects.

Person arrested after entering Mayfield High School

Person taken into custody at Mayfield High School Thursday morning.

Man said he took cars, posting photos on social media, to ‘be seen by girls,’ authorities say

Terrance Tarleton, 19, faces charges after police said they found photo of stolen cars on Facebook and the cars themselves parked in front of his house.

Gunman kills 5, including wife, before turning gun on self in CA

Authorities said the gunman is dead but not before killing several people.

Allegedly claiming to see ‘ghosts,’ ex-officer plows into field with kids; parent takes action

The officer was said to be high on meth. A parent put himself in harm’s way to try to resolve the situation.

Former Strongsville schools employee admits to stealing from district

Former maintenance man at Strongsville City Schools pleaded guilty to stealing more than $60,000 worth of items from the district.

Cleveland Police respond to 2 shootings within two miles of each other

The Cleveland Police Department said officers responded to two shootings within two miles of each other on Wednesday.

Woman jumps from car to escape fake Uber driver who tried to rob, kidnap her

The crime remains unsolved, as the victim recovers from a head injury, fractured wrist and badly broken ankle.