Crime

Discovery of body triggers murder investigation in Cleveland

Cleveland Police opened a murder investigation on Monday after a body was discovered on the city’s East Side.

51-year-old Akron man found shot to death inside a home

Cleveland Police searching for suspect who stole money, jewelry and credit cards out of car

Police in Cleveland searching for 2 suspects who stole cash from a register and a black safe at Teriyaki Express

Parma Heights woman with multiple previous felony warrants arrested after eviction notice turned to SWAT situation

Euclid Police searching for suspects who stole $500 worth of food from apartment vending machine

  Lorain Police release new surveillance footage of man accused of breaking into Slovak Club

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Painesville police arrest alleged attempted murderer on same street as the Oct. shooting he was wanted for

Kirtland Police searching for man accused of being involved in string of construction tool thefts

Wickliffe Police say methamphetamine use on the rise in the area after drug and gun seized during traffic stop

  Brook Park woman’s quick thinking helps police arrest group of teen thieves

  Cuyahoga County corrections officer pleads guilty to attacking inmate

South Euclid man told police he 'really didn’t see the problem’ with leaving 4-year-old boy, baby in unlocked car as he went shopping

  Father arrested after 3-year-old boy shot on Cleveland’s West Side

Initial reports indicate a 3-year-old boy shot himself after he picked up a gun Thursday night on Cleveland’s West Side.

  ‘It’s a grave concern to us’: Armed gunman on robbery spree in Lake County

At least four businesses were robbed at gunpoint, and investigators think it’s all by the same man.

  Gunman on the loose after murdering Akron woman in front of her boyfriend

Shooting happened in the area of Eastland and Bethany Avenues.

Ohio medical marijuana patients among data breach that exposed personal details of thousands

The dispensaries in Ohio are located in Akron, Columbus, Painesville Township, Maumee and Seven Mile in Butler County.

Newborn baby found in trash can at Hiram College, was alive at birth, police say

Stark County man pleads not guilty to shooting his dog in the face

  Cleveland police upping patrols as crime spree hits West 117th Street retail corridor

Young woman shot in broad daylight dies at Akron City Hospital; gunman at large

Masked gunman strikes again, robs Willoughby Dollar General at gunpoint

  3 teens arrested for beating, robbing man in Ohio City

Stark County man arrested for shooting his dog in the face

The injured dog was found in the area of Deuber Avenue SW and Gracemont Street SW.

18-year-old Garfield Heights bank robbery suspect found hiding in a dumpster

Police say gun and stolen money also recovered.

Attempted carjacking at Home Depot on Cleveland’s West Side

Cleveland police said three suspects, possibly juveniles, are on the run after an attempted carjacking at a Home Depot on the city's West Side.

Plea scheduled for Cuyahoga County Corrections officer accused of attacking an inmate

Idris-Farid Clark also allegedly threatened other Cuyahoga County Corrections officers.

  Strongsville priest pleads not guilty to 21 child porn charges

Father Robert McWilliams is assigned to St. Joseph Church.

2 teens now charged in deadly chase that killed a 13-year-old East Cleveland girl

Tamia Chappman was hit and killed while standing on an East Cleveland sidewalk.

  Man charged in connection with Bedford teen’s 2017 drowning death, wants bond reduced

Daniel Baldwin is being held on a $50,000 bond.

  Catalytic converters ripped off 18 vans by heartless thieves in Akron

Thieves hit a local non-profit that helps adults with disabilities over the weekend.

Man and boy captured after armed bank robbery in Garfield Heights

A man and a minor stormed into a Garfield Heights bank on Tuesday and robbed a teller at gunpoint, police say.

Trial continued for Crestview Local Schools bus driver charged with assaulting a 14-year-old boy

The alleged incident happened in Mansfield's South Park.

Man flees Elyria Target after assaulting loss prevention officer, police say

Suspect was stopped trying to shoplift.

  Cleveland police officer pleads not guilty to rape and gross sexual imposition

Matthew Piter remains out on a $20,000 bond.

Former Cleveland police officer convicted of urinating on 12-year-old Euclid girl sentenced to 4 and a half years in prison

Solomon Nhiwatiwa also tried to kidnap the child.

  Cleveland police looking for 3 teens who robbed man after knocking him unconscious

Officers said the suspects went through the victim's pockets when he was unconscious.

Fake police detective tricks 90-year-old man, Akron police say

The elderly resident put money under a trash can for a bogus sting operation.

Man killed on Cleveland’s East side; homicide detectives continue search for shooter

A homicide investigation conducted by Cleveland police is underway on the city’s East side.

  Mom injured in Bedford Heights hit skip accident

Witnesses said driver was going around 25 mph.

  Violent weekend in Cleveland included 1 homicide, 4 other shootings, 2 stabbings

A violent weekend in Cleveland consisted of two stabbings and five shootings, one of which became a homicide investigation, according to police.

Medina County Sheriff’s Office needs help identifying suspects in a breaking and entering incident

The Medina County Sheriff’s Office is looking to identify a couple of men, and a woman for a breaking and entering incident that occurred on the 6000 block of Beach Road.

Lake County Sheriff Office investigating an aggravated robbery at Marathon Gas Station

The Sheriff’s Office in Lake County is investigating an aggravated robbery that occurred at the Marathon Gas Station on North Ridge Road.

Cleveland police release new details of homicide investigation on death of man found in van with multiple gunshot wounds

Cleveland Police released new details regarding the investigation of a deadly shooting that occurred early Friday morning on the city’s East side.

2 teenagers among 3 people shot on Sunday during violent weekend in Cleveland

A 15-year-old boy and a 17-year-old boy were among the multitude of people shot over the course of a deadly, crime-filled weekend in Cleveland, according to police.

Medina Police investigating theft that occurred at a gas station

Police in Medina are looking into a theft report that said a suspect stole items from the passenger side of a victim’s car, while the victim pumped gas.

Man, woman found dead inside Sugar Creek Township home in apparent murder-suicide

The Stark County Sheriff’s Office confirmed a murder-suicide investigation is underway in Sugar Creek Township.

Strongsville priest faces 21 new child porn charges; accused of posing as girl and enticing boy to send nude photos

The Strongsville priest at the center of a child porn investigation was indicted on 21 new charges, according to records from the Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas.

  Cleveland man convicted of murder for driving woman over during carjacking in church parking lot

The jury in the trial for a man accused of killing a young mother while carjacking her van found him guilty of murder.

  Teen arrested for carjacking pregnant mom on Cleveland’s West Side, other carjacker still out there

One teen arrested for carjacking west side mom, other carjacker still out there

  Shaker Heights release dash cam video of chase involving several patrol cars; Cleveland councilman calls for pursuit policy reform

In dash camera video obtained by 19 News, you can see Shaker Heights patrol cars blowing past school buses and hundreds of other drivers, before the suspects violently crash in the City of Cleveland.

Man accused of shooting at Homeland Security agents in Cleveland; indicted on sex trafficking and child porn charges

Federal agents say the sex trafficking victim was a juvenile.

  APL: 111 living cats and 3 dead cats found inside a home on Cleveland’s East Side

The cats were living in filthy and extremely unhealthy conditions.

Oberlin man arrested for his 6th OVI

50-year-old man was pulled over for failing to yield at a red traffic signal.

Brunswick police arrest career criminal for recent car thefts

Drake Chiccarelli was taken into custody Wednesday.

  Stark County man rescues dog shot in the face

The injured dog was found in the area of Deuber Avenue SW and Gracemont Street SW.

  Jury deliberating in trial for Cleveland man charged in deadly carjacking

Lesley Dejesus, a mother of two, was killed in November 2018.

  Neighbors fed up after 25 cars vandalized in Old Brooklyn neighborhood

Neighbors fed up after at least 25 cars vandalized in Old Brooklyn neighborhood

Masked man waving gun snatches cash during Wellington bank robbery

A man waving a gun and wearing a ski mask robbed a Fifth Third bank branch in Wellington on Wednesday afternoon.

  100 cats in ‘poor condition’ removed from home on Cleveland’s East Side

Many of the cats were in poor condition.

Man going to prison for hitting a Cleveland police officer with an ATV (VIDEO)

Jordan Butler was sentenced to a minimum of three years behind bars.

Frank Q. Jackson, the grandson of Cleveland mayor, pleads guilty misdemeanor in assault case; 3 other charges dropped

Frank Q. Jackson is charged with felonious assault and abduction.

  Former Ohio Boy Scout sentenced to 30 years in prison for child sexual exploitation charges

"You ruined part of my life! And I hate you...I especially hate you for hurting my mother. You broke her heart--and mine."

Thief rips purse out of 70-year-old woman’s arms, Akron police say

The victim was sitting in front of her apartment.

Shaker Heights police arrest 5 suspects after an attempt smash and grab at Walgreens

When officers arrived, they saw several suspects inside the store.

Cleveland man pleads not guilty in fatal hit-skip accident on Christmas Day

The victim was the mother of three young boys.

  63-year-old convicted sex predator back in jail after trying to meet up with another teen in Cleveland

A dangerous child sex predator is back in prison after prosecutors say he tried to meet up with yet another teenager for sex in Cleveland.

Former Ashland teacher convicted of voyeurism sentenced to 180 days in jail

Teacher was getting video under student's clothing.

Akron arson suspect accused of killing 9 people is found competent to stand trial

The youngest victim was a 1-year-old child.

Lakewood nurse convicted of stealing drugs from patients

Michelle Brown will be sentenced on Feb. 13.

Cuyahoga County Grand Jury indicts man accused of a fatal hit skip accident on Christmas Day

The victim was the mother of three young boys.

Spectrum employee pleads no contest to misdemeanor for hitting, killing pedestrian with work truck

The Spectrum employee charged in Westlake for the fatal crash that killed a 72-year-old California woman entered a plea.

  $5 million bond for Stark County group home resident accused of murdering a woman who worked there

Lisa Isom was stabbed to death in the parking lot.

  Trio faces felony charges after brazen vandalism at Barberton school

Barberton Police say Jonathan Carpenter and Zakary Yanders, both 20, and Jeremiah Clark, 18, turned themselves in Monday afternoon.

  Jay Brannon sentenced to 16 years in prison for setting a Portage County deputy on fire

Sgt. Jim Acklin spent several days in the hospital recovering from the attack.

  Group home worker stabbed to death by resident, Stark County Coroner says

51-year-old woman was confronted in the parking lot.

Parma dad pleads guilty to murdering 1-year-old son

Jason Shorter will be sentenced March 16.

Two people shot Saturday night in Clark Fulton neighborhood

Cleveland Police and Cleveland EMS were dispatched to the home at approximately 10:34 p.m.

  Multiple moms carjacked by teen boys on Cleveland’s West Side

Multiple moms carjacked by teen boys on Cleveland’s West Side

Lorain Police searching for man who broke into Slovak Club (photos)

The City of Lorain Police Department is asking for the public to help identify a male suspected of breaking and entering the Slovak Club on 2915 Broadway Ave.

Court hearing for mother accused of killing ‘Geauga’s Child’ held behind closed doors

The woman charged with killing “Geauga’s Child” is expected to face a judge on Friday afternoon.