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  1. Police: Perry Township man kills sister, niece in apparent murder-suicide shootingSat, 24 Feb 2018 21:03:18 -0500
    The Lake County Sheriff's Office said it is investigating an apparent murder-suicide that took place at 4515 Maple Street in Perry Township Feb. 24.Abound 8:30 a.m., deputies responded at the home after receiving a call that a man had just shot and killed his sister.After arriving, deputies repeatedly attempted to make contact from outside the home, but received no response, according to a More...
  2. Authorities investigating shooting deaths of 2 Ohio teensSat, 24 Feb 2018 16:37:33 -0500
    MASSILLON >> Authorities say two teenagers were found shot in a wooded area of Ohio and authorities are trying to determine how they died.> Authorities say two teenagers were found shot in a wooded area of Ohio and authorities are trying to determine how they died. Authorities say two teenagers were found shot in a wooded area of Ohio and authorities are trying to determine how they died.Jackson Township police say a Canal Fulton police officer checking on a 16-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy's welfare found them together around 8:30 p. More...
  3. Chemical Bank in Grafton robbed by lone gunmanFri, 23 Feb 2018 16:20:50 -0500
    Authorities are searching for a man they say robbed the Chemical Bank, 351 N. Main St. in Grafton.At 10:55 a.m. Feb. 23, a lone white male entered the bank brandishing a black handgun and yelled for everyone to show their hands, according to a news release from the Cleveland Division of the FBI. More...
  4. Jury recommends death penalty for man convicted in murder of Alianna DeFreezeFri, 23 Feb 2018 14:16:01 -0500
    CLEVELAND >> A jury has recommended that a registered sex offender convicted of raping and killing a 14-year-old Ohio girl should get the death penalty.> A jury has recommended that a registered sex offender convicted of raping and killing a 14-year-old Ohio girl should get the death penalty. A jury has recommended that a registered sex offender convicted of raping and killing a 14-year-old Ohio girl should get the death penalty.Jurors on Friday recommended the death penalty for 45-year-old Christopher Whitaker of South Euclid. More...
  5. Elyria woman charged for three burglaries in the past monthThu, 22 Feb 2018 17:28:25 -0500
    Charlene M. Jones, 33, of Elyria, was arrested on charges she robbed two Elyria women with disabilities earlier this year and now has been charged with another count of burglary, according to Elyria police Capt. More...
  6. Judge allows confession in Ohio school shooting trialThu, 22 Feb 2018 15:58:00 -0500
    URBANA >> A judge has ruled the confession of a teen accused of shooting two students at an Ohio high school can be used by prosecutors.> A judge has ruled the confession of a teen accused of shooting two students at an Ohio high school can be used by prosecutors. A judge has ruled the confession of a teen accused of shooting two students at an Ohio high school can be used by prosecutors.The Columbus Dispatch reports a Champaign County judge ruled Wednesday that 18-year-old Ely Serna understood his rights and spoke freely to police after the January 2017 shooting at central Ohio's West Liberty-Salem High School. More...
  7. Ohio students tell police school shooting plot was a jokeThu, 22 Feb 2018 11:37:53 -0500
    ALLIANCE >> Police have arrested five Ohio high school students for a school shooting plot that the students claim was a joke.> Police have arrested five Ohio high school students for a school shooting plot that the students claim was a joke. Police have arrested five Ohio high school students for a school shooting plot that the students claim was a joke.Authorities say the five Alliance High School students, all freshmen, were overheard discussing their plan by other students. Police say the students talked about details such as how to get weapons and how to stop students from leaving the school. More...
  8. Teens could be tried as adults in Snyder killingThu, 22 Feb 2018 09:21:01 -0500
    Two juveniles charged in the shooting death of 19-year-old Cody Snyder of Elyria will have a hearing to determine if they will be charged as adults. More...
  9. Prosecutor: Suspect in Ohio prison stabbing 3-time killerThu, 22 Feb 2018 08:55:00 -0500
    COLUMBUS, Ohio >> One of the inmates suspected in the stabbing of an Ohio prison guard is a three-time convicted killer.> One of the inmates suspected in the stabbing of an Ohio prison guard is a three-time convicted killer. One of the inmates suspected in the stabbing of an Ohio prison guard is a three-time convicted killer.Joe Hale, an assistant prosecutor in Scioto County, says suspect Casey Pigge was removed from the Southern Ohio Correctional Facility after Tuesday's attack and transferred to a state prison in Youngstown. More...
  10. Elyria men face more charges in North Abbe Road shootingThu, 22 Feb 2018 09:10:41 -0500
    A pair of Elyria men were indicted on additional charges after police say they attempted to shoot a woman Dec. 4.Erique McBerry, 20, and Eric Schuster, 19, initially were indicted Jan. 24 on charges of felonious assault, tampering with evidence, discharge of a firearm on or near prohibited premises, receiving stolen property and improperly handling a firearm in a motor vehicle. More...
Home Security Tips and Crime Prevention
  1. For two years, William Golden burglarized several homes a week In Memphis Tenn. He could commit a burglary in just a few minutes.He now gives Home Security Tips to help people not become victims. He wSat, 02 Sep 2017 09:14:12 EST
    For two years, William Golden burglarized several homes a week In Memphis Tenn. He could commit a burglary in just a few minutes.He now gives Home Security Tips to help people not become victims. He w More...
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  2. Change Your Locks if You lose Your KeysFri, 01 Sep 2017 21:14:37 EST
    For good home security and to keep your family safe, you need to change your locks immediately after losing your keys. More...
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  3. When a Stranger KnocksWed, 09 Aug 2017 10:27:18 EST
    So, you hear a knock at the door. You open the door and see who it is right? WRONG. More...
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  4. Crime Victims and PTSDTue, 08 Aug 2017 07:06:40 EST
    Crime victims can get PTSD. More...
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  5. What's the profile for a home invasion criminal? You just never know.Tue, 18 Jul 2017 19:00:03 EST
    Essex, NJ NJ.comPosted on 6/22/2017 8:08 AM "Four People Now Face Home Invasion Charges Following Incident at Odin Home The other three charged are female juveniles. More...
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  6. Don't listen to cops, until you see their badges.Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:22:11 EST
    2 men impersonated police officers to do a home invasion More...
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  7. A New Kind of RecyclingThu, 22 Jun 2017 07:04:05 EST
    Your personal information can be obtained and recycled into cash. More...
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