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a funeral service card bearing the likeness of Tyre King, carried by a mourner outside the First Church of God in Columbus on September 24, 2016.
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On the second anniversary of his death, Tyre King’s family has filed suit against the city of Columbus, chief of police Kim Jacobs and Officer Bryan Mason.

Officer Mason shot and killed King in an Olde Towne East alley while investigating a robbery in September 2016.

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The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office has identified a man who they say was shot and killed in an exchange of gunfire with a sheriff's deputy who also was shot.

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The Franklin County Grand Jury declined to file an indictment against the Columbus Police officers who killed Kareem Ali Nadir Jones.

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The Columbus Division of Police has identified the two officers involved in the fatal shooting of a woman on the city's southeast side last weekend.

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The Pike County Sheriff’s Office says outside agencies will handle the investigation into a deputy’s fatal shooting of a man on Thursday.

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Columbus Police say officers responding to a reported altercation at a South Linden home found a 16-year-old armed suspect, and one officer shot the teen.

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A small Clark County newspaper reports one of its employees was shot by a sheriff's deputy who they say apparently mistook his camera for a weapon. The sheriff's office says the deputy was placed on administrative leave.

Police near Akron say an officer was shot several times while responding to a domestic violence call at a home, and the suspect was killed when police returned fire.


Columbus police say an officer shot and killed a man who police say pointed a gun at an officer Thursday night.

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Columbus Police say officers fatally shot a man who confronted them with a knife and was suspected of earlier cutting a driver's neck and taking his car keys.

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The state says law enforcement agencies representing about three of every 10 Ohio officers have been fully certified on new statewide standards governing the use of deadly force and other policies ahead of a March deadline.


Columbus Police confirm there was a fatal police-involved shooting on the city's east side Friday morning.

A police spokeswoman says the shooting happened around 11 am on Knollwood Drive near Reynoldsburg.

Police said more details about be released through the afternoon.

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Columbus Police have released the identities of the officers involved in and victim of the ninth police involved shooting this year.

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A bipartisan proposal in Ohio seeks to provide a more transparent investigative process when a law enforcement officer fatally shoots another person.

Protesters Mark Anniversary Of Beavercreek Walmart Shooting

Aug 6, 2015
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A Beavercreek Walmart store was closed for several hours Wednesday evening during a protest to mark the first anniversary of police shooting and killing John Crawford III inside the store.