Cincinnati Police

An investigation is underway into crash on I-75 that sent a pedestrian to the hospital. Cincinnati Police say it happened last night, near the Western Hills Viaduct. One of the drivers involved in the wreck was outside of their vehicle to inspect the damage when they were hit by another passing car. The victim is […]

Alcohol is likely a factor in a deadly wrong way crash on I-71. Cincinnati Police say Taryn Chin had a blood alcohol level that was nearly twice the legal limit, Wednesday, when she plowed head-on into a car on I-71 South. The crash killed Jose Arenas, who police say he was driving from work. Chin […]

A Cincinnati Police officer has been charged with theft. Joseph Simpson was indicted on a felony charge of theft in office. This charge is connected to a incident, where Simpson was working an off-duty restaurant detail. If convicted, Simpson could face a year in prison. Local Residents Voice Gun Violence Concerns at Neighborhood Town Hall […]

A Price Hill robbery suspect is dead in a shooting by Cincinnati Police. Two officers fired on the person, around 8 Monday night, at Rapid Run Road and Sunset Avenue. They said he drew a gun of his own. Police believe the man is responsible holding up two stores at Glenway and Sunset. New Details […]

Cincinnati Police are looking for 24 year-old Thomas Stidhum, on charges of killing a runner with his car last month. The indictment unsealed, Wednesday, accuses Stidhum of aggravated vehicular homicide, failure to stop, and tampering with evidence. 57 year-old Katherine Chatfield was struck while taking part in the Seven Hills Run. Deal In The Works […]

A new Cincinnati Police chief will be sworn in today. Eliot Isaac, a 26-year veteran with the force, will be sworn in this afternoon at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. He will be sworn in as Cincinnati’s 15th police chief in the city’s history. Isaac has served as the interim chief, since last September […]

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(source:wcpo.com) Former Cincinnati Police Chief Jeffrey Blackwell is walking away from the job with a fat paycheck. City officials say they’ll pay Blackwell more than 23,000 dollars for unused vacation time, despite a report, last week, that cast doubt on the ex-chief’s timekeeping. The city will not dispute the issue. Charges Pending Against Colerain SWAT […]

(source:wlwt.com) Cincinnati Police Interim Chief Eliot Isaac is getting positive reviews after his first meeting with the union leadership, Monday. Isaac met with the fraternal order of police, which was to hold a no-confidence vote before former chief Jeffrey Blackwell was fired. Isaac made one change, Sunday, moving 25 officers from specialty units to street […]

Cincinnati Police officers could be wearing body cameras as early as the beginning of next year. While Cincinnati City Council’s law and public safety committee prefers that they’re deployed this December, councilman Chris Smitherman told WCPO that the process will take longer than expected. The city has applied for federal grants to pay the cameras […]

(source:wlwt.com) Fired Cincinnati police chief Jeffrey Blackwell is promising to sue the city over his ouster. City manager Harry Black cited low morale, a hostile work environment, and poor communication among the reasons for his decision, Wednesday. Assistant chief Elliot Isaac was sworn in as interim chief, a few hours after the move. $2.00 Gas […]

(source:wcpo.com) Cincinnati Police are investigating two early morning shootings. One person was wounded on Mann place in Avondale, just past midnight, during an apparent robbery. The second crime happened an hour later at Lakeman and Blue Rock in Northside. The victims in the separate cases are expected to recover. N. College Hill Teen Faces Charges […]