Police & Fire
The latest on local crime and public safety.
Americans traveling to the Games this year should be vigilant of their surroundings, officials said.
We looked at stories from across America in the year since the shootings at Sandy Hook School to try to illustrate the scale of the problem.
'Cell tower dumps’ are causing Americans to ponder their basic rights of privacy.
FEMA issues new guidelines for first responders of mass attacks.
A look at ‘dabbing,’ a new trend in marijuana consumption.
Facebook feeds and cable networks are full of coverage of innocent people being sucker punched. But there’s not much evidence of this “game” sweeping the nation.
The force will be strong on Twitter for the 2nd Global Police Tweet-a-thon.
A round-up of incidents from area police departments
The man and woman posing as tree trimmers to steal from Mentor homes visited an 81-year-old man on Forest Lane for the second time in less than two weeks.
The suspects are described as a white man and woman who drive a '90s red F-150 and/or a light-colored SUV.
Ryan Fitzpatrick is wanted by Mentor Police.
A round-up of incidents from area departments
A home health aide also saw an unknown man leaving a room in the house
The suspect demanded and got away with an unspecified amount of cash.
Also, man heats fake urine, gets busted for pot.
Brandon Phillip Lee will be sentenced Oct. 30.
Brandon Muncy's most recent charges include possession of a drug abuse instrument and complicity to theft.
Thomas Rainey had three identities, two of which he used to buy furniture at Value City.
Michael Murray faces felony OVI and drug possession charges.
Chief Knight says it's not an ongoing issue, despite department's Facebook post.