JUL
07

Euclid police chief resigns amid department controversies

NewsChannel5, newsnet5.comBYLINE By: Sarah Buduson, newsnet5.com By: Mike Waterhouse, newsnet5.comLink to ArticleOne VideoEuclid, OHPhotographer: WEWSEUCLID, Ohio - The city of Euclid’s police chief has turned in his resignation, the city’s Mayor Bill Cervenik confirmed to N...
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MAY
13

New Details: Euclid Police memo mysteriously appears after being told it didn't exist

WorldNow and WOIO, a Raycom Media Station, woio.com, 19 Action NewsLink to ArticleEuclid, OH EUCLID, OH (WOIO) - 19 Action News has uncovered new documents in the investigation inside the Euclid Police Department.The latest is an internal memo.According to 19 Action News Rep...
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21

Mayor: Euclid officer shot himself at police station during meeting with chief about investigation

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NEWS5ABC, newsnet5.comBYLINE: Garrett DowningLink to ArticleTwo VideosLink to Mayor's StatementLink to VideoEuclid, OHEUCLID, Ohio - The Euclid police officer who committed suicide at the station Wednesday morning was not cooperating with an investigation conducted by the sh...
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MAR
23

Jailer’s case may go to grand jury

The Marietta Times, mariettatimes.comBYLINE: Brad Bauer, County, OHCharges could be filed against a former Washington County Jail administrator, following an investigation into missing medication at the jail and a recommendation of charges ...
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NOV
25

Former police captain sentenced

fox19.comLink to ArticleFelicity, OHBATAVIA, OH (FOX19) - A former captain with the Felicity Police Department was sentenced Monday on a tampering with evidence charge.Delmas "Gee" Pack, 42, was given two years of probation and must perform 200 hours of community service.He ...
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NOV
06

Audit Shows $2,000 Missing From Police Department

The Intelligencer / Wheeling News-Register, news-register.netBYLINE: MIKE HUGHESLink to ArticleMartins Ferry, OHA state audit of the city of Martins Ferry's finances recently revealed that more than $2,000 is missing from the police department.The State of Ohio Auditor's Off...
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OCT
17

Police property room takes green approach;

Toledo Blade (Ohio), City Final Edition, SECOND NEWS; Pg. B1BYLINE: BRIDGET THARP BLADE STAFF WRITERToledo, OHGoods are sold, claimed for city's use Most of the stolen flat-screen televisions, confiscated firearms and samurai swords, and shoplifted retail clothing that fill ...
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OCT
14

Prosecutors probe use of chief's police powers;

The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio), NEWSBYLINE: Jennifer Baker and Quan TruongLincoln Heights, OHLINCOLN HEIGHTS - By the end of the week, Lincoln Heights will lose another police chief embroiled in yet another controversy in this troubled village.Ron Twitty, hired last year to ...
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OCT
09

Cold case murder case results in arrest

Dayton News, hcnonline.comChambers County, OHKevin Edison SmithFourteen years after the lifeless body of 13-year-old Krystal Jean Baker was discovered lying beneath the Trinity River Bridge on Interstate 10 on March 5, 1996, police have charged 44-year-old Kevin Edison Smith...
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OCT
06

Police property room takes green approach

The Blade (Toledo, Ohio), STATE AND REGIONAL NEWSBYLINE: Bridget Tharp, The Blade, Toledo, OhioToledo, OHOct. 06--Most of the stolen flat-screen televisions, confiscated firearms and samurai swords, and shoplifted retail clothing that fill the shelves of the basement propert...
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AUG
23

Lincoln Heights to seek audit of troubled police department;

The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)BYLINE: By, Quan TruongLincoln Heights, OHLINCOLN HEIGHTS - At the urging of the police chief, the village of Lincoln Heights will be paying for a third party to come in and audit the police department - a crucial and telling move for an agency ...
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JUL
31

Felicity police captain accused of tampering with evidence;

The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)BYLINE: Jennifer BakerFelicity, OHFELICITY - A veteran police captain facing up to five years in prison if he's found guilty of a drug-related charge of tampering with evidence was released from the Clermont County jail on $100,000 professional ...
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JUL
30

Felicity Police Officer Arrested

WKRC-TV - Cincinnati, local12.comLink to ArticleOne VideoFelicity, OHFelicity Police Officer Delmas Pack is accused of tampering with evidence. (Clermont County Sheriff, WKRC-TV)A Felicity Police officer, accused of tampering with evidence, is out on bond but his police powe...
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JUL
29

Felicity Police Captain charged with evidence tampering

fox19.comLink to ArticleFelicity, OHCaptain Delmas "Gee" Pack Clermont County JailFELICITY, OH (FOX19) - A Felicity Police Captain was arrested and charged Thursday evening for tampering with evidence by the Clermont County Sheriff's Office.Captain Delmas "Gee" Pack's arrest...
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JUL
21

Smith appealing dismissal from city police force

Cleveland Daily Banner, clevelandbanner.comBYLINE: DAVID DAVIS, Managing EditorLink to ArticleCleveland, OHA Cleveland police officer dismissed for mishandling evidence is appealing the decision to City Manager Janice Casteel.Roger Smith said in a three-page handwritten lett...
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JUL
18

Officer fired in evidence mishandling

Cleveland Daily Banner, clevelandbanner.comBYLINE: DAVID DAVISCleveland, OHA city police officer was dismissed from his job Friday afternoon for what Cleveland Police Chief Wes Snyder described as a matter concerning the chain of custody of evidence.The police chief said Off...
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JUL
08

New Mandate Means Law Enforcement Will Keep Evidence Longer, But Do They Have Room?

COLUMBUS nbc4i, Media General Communications Holdings, LLCLink to ArticleOne VideoFairfield County, OHLANCASTER, Ohio --Each day, murders, rapes, other serious crimes take place. In nearly all of those cases, evidence is collected and used in court cases. But, a new Ohio man...
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JUN
30

Felicity Police captain released on bond

fox19.comLink to ArticleLink to VideoFelicity, OHDelmas "Gee" Pack (Source: Clermont County Jail)BATAVIA, OH (FOX19) - Bond was set Friday morning for a Felicity Police captain who is facing tampering with evidence charges.Captain Delmas "Gee" Pack posted a $100,000 bond and...
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MAY
04

Ex-deputy admits to theft

THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH www.dispatch.comBYLINE: Randy LudlowLink to ArticleFayette County, OHA former Fayette County deputy sheriff pleaded guilty yesterday to stealing $29,903 in cash from the office's property room.Douglas Coe, 33, of Jeffersonville, pleaded guilty to theft ...
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MAR
18

Erin Go Crack


The Smiking Gun, thesmokinggun.comWachington County, OHOhio narcotics sweep nets dyed street drug and five suspectsMARCH 20--On St. Patrick's Day, Ohio cops seized crack cocaine that had been dyed green, apparently in recognition of the holiday. Undercover drug task force ag...
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MAR
17

2 Lincoln Heights police officers gone;

The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)BYLINE: Quan TruongLincoln Heights, OHLINCOLN HEIGHTS - Two veteran police sergeants named responsible for missing village money are no longer working for Lincoln Heights.DeAngelo Sumler and Sandra Stevenson served their last day for the departm...
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MAR
01

Sheriff's office looking to return funds taken as evidence

Ohio.comBYLINE: Beacon Journal staff report Link to ArticleSummit County, OHThe Summit County Sheriff's Office is looking for 12 people — not to arrest them, but to give them money.Sheriff's officials have cleaned out the property evidence room and are trying to return cash ...
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FEB
24

ATF probes loss of guns from area police unit

The Houston ChronicleBYLINE: By CINDY HORSWELL, HOUSTON CHRONICLECleveland, OHEx-Cleveland lawman named in documents; arms found at gun shop GUNS: Transfer not approvedFederal authorities are investigating whether more than 500 weapons missing from the Cleveland Police Depar...
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FEB
12

FAYETTE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE;

The Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)BYLINE: Mary Beth Lane, , THE COLUMBUS DISPATCHFayette County, OHCash gone from evidence roomFayette County Sheriff Vernon Stanforth said he is adding a surveillance camera to his property room and enlisting a special prosecutor ...
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FEB
11

Sheriff probes missing funds

recordherald.comBYLINE: Ryan Carter, Staff Writer Link to ArticleFayette County, OHFayette County Sheriff Vernon Stanforth has initiated an investigation of his own office after learning some of the money confiscated by his deputies in a criminal case appears to be missing f...
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FEB
10

Retired officer who stole on job gets early release

Toledo Blade (Ohio) City Final EditionBYLINE: ERICA BLAKE BLADE STAFF WRITERSylvania, OHFor 36 years, Carl Beckman was a police officer for the city of Sylvania, a position of trust he betrayed when he stole thousands of dollars, resulting in a three-year prison sentence ord...
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JAN
22

Former Lyndhurst police officer sentenced to probation in drug case

Sun Messenger - cleveland.comBYLINE: Jeff PiorkowskiLink to ArticleLyndhurst, OHA former Lyndhurst police officer was sentenced Wednesday by Common Pleas Court Judge Michael Russo to three years of probation and was told he could never again serve as a police officer after b...
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JAN
18

COURT WATCH

Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH)BYLINE: Donna J. Miller, Plain Dealer ReporterBratenahl & Lyndhurst, OH[Previous non-P&E-related cases deleted from article.]Paul Falzone, 64, of Bratenahl: Trial begins Wednesday for the former Bratenahl police chief charged with obstructing offi...
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JAN
15

Bratenahl misspent $20,000 on wages, liquor, audit finds

Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH)BYLINE: Amanda Garrett, Plain Dealer ReporterCleveland, OHBratenahl misspent about $20,000 of tax money on worker paychecks and booze in 2007 and 2008, according to a state audit that also criticized the village's financial controls.Most of the sq...
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DEC
25

Liberty County Sheriff’s officer under investigation

Montgomery County CourierBYLINE: Vanesa BrashierLink to ArticleLiberty County, OHA former Cleveland police officer and current Liberty County deputy sheriff is reportedly at the center of an investigation being conducted by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms in conj...
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DEC
23

Ex-Lyndhurst officer admits to drug theft

www.news-herald.comBYLINE: Tracey Read, to ArticleOne PictureLyndhurst, OHA former Lyndhurst police officer who resigned after overdosing on drugs has admitted stealing heroin from the evidence room.Robert Colombo, 40, of Northfield Center Township,...
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DEC
02

West Sider finds toy camel with noose on his door

Plain Dealer (Cleveland, OH)BYLINE: Donna J. Miller, Plain Dealer ReporterCleveland, OHCleveland police are investigating a report of ethnic intimidation at the Stonebridge Waterfront Apartments on Detroit Avenue.Fady Alghusain, 29, found a toy camel with a noose around its ...
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OCT
22

Changes likely for new DNA bill;

The Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)BYLINE: Jim Siegel, THE COLUMBUS DISPATCHColumbus, OHPolice chiefs group, inmate advocates share concerns with House committeeA bill designed to improve access to DNA evidence and enhance felony investigation techniques is likely to undergo change...
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OCT
18

Former Lyndhurst cop accused of stealing heroin from evidence room

blog.cleveland.comLink to Articleone photoBYLINE: Donna J. MillerLyndhurst, OHLYNDHURST, Ohio — A Cuyahoga County grand jury indicted a 15-year-veteran police officer on charges of drug possession, tampering with evidence and theft in office.Former Lyndhurst patrolman Robert...
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SEP
30

Cops: 'Dumbest Criminal Ever'

www.kypost.comLink to ArticleThree PhotosTwo VideosMapElmwood Place, OHELMWOOD PLACE, Ohio -- The Elmwood Place Police Department was baffled by a break-in this week.According to police chief William Peskin his city has typical crime like everywhere else, but it was the chie...
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SEP
17

Silverton police chief fired

The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)BYLINE: Steve Kemme Silverton, OHSILVERTON - Mike Daudistel, who has been Silverton's police chief for 10 years, has been fired for his alleged interference in a Hamilton County murder investigation and for three other incidents. City Manager Ma...
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MAY
24

Upset, chiefly, in Bratenahl

Plain Dealer (Cleveland)BYLINE: The Plain DealerBratenahl, OHIn a damning report released Monday, just-retired Bratenahl Police Chief Paul Falzone gets hit with a double trifecta: incompetent, inefficient and insubordinate, as well as dissentious, disingenuous and dishonest....
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MAR
20

Ex-officer admits he stole from police safe; Sylvania veteran faces up to 5 years in prison

Toledo Blade (Ohio)BYLINE: ERICA BLAKE BLADE STAFF WRITERSylvania, OHFor 20 years, Carl Beckman was assigned to oversee the evidence collected by Sylvania police and stored in the department's property room.Yesterday, the former police officer pleaded guilty in Lucas County ...
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FEB
25

Bratenahl police chief announces retirement; Falzone embroiled in missing-evidence probe

Plain Dealer (Cleveland)BYLINE: Mark Puente and Gabriel BairdBratenahl, OHBratenahl - Embattled Police Chief Paul Falzone retired Tuesday afternoon, two days before a report about guns, drugs and money that went missing under his watch was scheduled to be released."I think i...
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