Police Brutality

Mayor Andrew Ginther gives his State Of The City speech on February 13, 2020.
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Mayor Andrew Ginther's office announced Friday that they are working to set up a meeting with protesters who interrupted his annual State Of The City address.

The Pike County prosecutor says he's contacted the FBI and the Ohio Attorney General's office after a video emerged showing a Sheriff's deputy macing and repeatedly punching a restrained inmate.

Creating Safer Streets

Nov 22, 2017
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The Mayor of Columbus has unveiled a new plan to handle neighborhood safety in an atmosphere of rising homicide rates and complaints about excessive use of force by police. Coming up, a look at policing and community with city leadership and local advocates for change.