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Ohio Postponing All Future Executions

Posted On January 30, 2015

(Cleveland, OH) -- Ohio is postponing the six scheduled executions for 2015 because it needs more time to prepare a new execution procedure. The state's prison department also says they need a new supply of execution drugs. Following the prolonged death of an inmate last year, Ohio stopped using a new two-drug injection combination. The…

Man Dead After Lincoln Heights Shooting

Posted On January 30, 2015

(Lincoln Heights, OH) -- Hamilton County sheriff's deputies are looking for the suspect in a Lincoln Heights murder. An 18-year-old man died yesterday after being shot several times yesterday at a Jackson Street bar. The shooting happened near Lincoln Heights Elementary School, which was placed on lockdown for a short time.

President’s Policing Task Force Meeting At UC

Posted On January 30, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- A national panel will hold meetings in Cincinnati to help develop new strategies for policing communities. The President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing will hold a series of public hearings today and tomorrow at the University of Cincinnati's Tangeman University Center. Cincinnati was chosen for the hearings because of its Midwestern…

Security Ramped Up At City Hall

Posted On January 30, 2015

(Cincinnati, OH) -- New security measures will be in place next week at Cincinnati City Hall. City officials say an extra guard will be stationed at the Plum Street entrance to screen people scheduled to meet with the mayor or city manager. Security is being ramped up after a man drove his pickup truck to…

One Dead, One Hurt In I-71 Crash

Posted On January 30, 2015

(Verona, KY) -- An investigation is underway into a deadly crash on I-71 in northern Kentucky. Boone County sheriff's deputies say a northbound tractor-trailer driver lost control of his rig yesterday near Verona, crossed the median and overturned into the path of two southbound vehicles. One driver was killed and the other suffered life-threatening injuries.…