16, Sep 2014 - Cuyahoga County Board of Elections gears up for early voting after district court restores Ohio Rep
The Cuyahoga County Board of Elections is preparing to open its doors to voters Sept. 30, after a federal judge restored early voting hours last week.
16, Sep 2014 - Lake, OH ‚ÄėDrop the knife!': Officer body cam shows shocking arrest of murder suspect
BRATENAHL, Ohio ‚ÄĒ The man accused in the stabbing death of a Cuyahoga Falls woman was arraigned via video Friday morning in Stow Municipal Court. ‚ÄúOn Thursday, August 28th, Metroparks Police had called us for some assistance of a male wielding a knife,‚ÄĚ said Chief Richard Dolbow with the Bratenahl Police Department. According to the [‚Ä¶]
15, Sep 2014 - North Ridgeville, OH Harry Jacob guilty on five counts; Cuyahoga Falls murder suspect's court appearance postponed;
Also, Brecksville man arrested at Hopkins Airport for having gun in carry-on bag; jury selection starts for second time in Akron capital murder trial; Highland Heights man pleads guilty to mailing IRS letter filled with white powder; Euclid cracking down on income tax delinquents; North Ridgeville named among safest Ohio cities to live in; and Montrose Auto Group pauses advertising campaign ...
13, Sep 2014 - Cuyahoga, OH Ohio man gets 30 years for trying to buy girl
A northeast Ohio man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to offering to a buy a 10-year-old girl to engage in illegal sexual activity.
13, Sep 2014 - Cuyahoga, OH Prison staff questioned after escape
LIMA, Ohio ‚ÄĒ The escape by three inmates, including the killer of three students in the 2012 Chardon High School shooting rampage, from the Allen Oakwood Correctional Institution drew accusations from union officials about inadequate staffing levels and security problems at the facility.
13, Sep 2014 - Cuyahoga, OH Ohio man sentenced to up to 135 years for 7 rapes
CLEVELAND (AP) - A northeast Ohio man who pleaded guilty to raping seven women between 1993 and 2002 has been sentenced to up to 135 years in prison.
13, Sep 2014 - Cuyahoga, OH Ohio AG: More than 4,000 cold case rape kits have been tested; 200 suspects charged
Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced Wednesday forensic scientists working to test rape kits submitted by law enforcement agencies as part of the Attorney General's Sexual Assault Kit (SAK) Testing¬†Initiative have exceeded the goal to test 3,000 kits during the second year of the initiative.
12, Sep 2014 - Cuyahoga, OH Ohio serial rapist gets 135 years in prison
A man who was linked to seven Cleveland-area rapes when authorities reopened hundreds of previously unsolved rape cases has been sentenced to up to 135 years in prison.
02, Apr 2014 - Cuyahoga, OH Ohio Innocence Project Files Motion With New Evidence, Following a Scene Investigation, to Free Wro
Back in 2011, Scene published an investigative story on a 1975 robbery-homicide that sent three young boys to prison. Although the low-profile shooting barely dented the newspapers at the time, 35 years after the fact, the case would prove to be one of the great injustices in Cleveland history.
02, Apr 2014 - Cuyahoga, OH Ohio still adding to Death Row population
In the past decade, Ohio‚Äôs Death Row has shrunk by one-third, from 209 to 139. But a new state report shows that the courts continue to sentence people to death at the same time the process of lethal injection is mired in legal controversy.
01, Apr 2014 - Dimora Appeal: Prosecutors, Attorneys Square Off in Court
CINCINNATI, Ohio‚ÄďFederal prosecutors and attorneys for former Cuyahoga County Commissioner Jimmy Dimora squared off again in a courtroom on Wednesday,...
18, Jan 2012 - Lakewood, OH Local actor Kevin Joseph Kelly indicted on charges of rape and sexual battery - Cleveland Plain Dea
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Local actor Kevin Joseph Kelly, known for starring roles in "Hairspray" and "La Cage aux Folles" at Lakewood's Beck Center for ... Thursday in Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Court, according to his lawyer.