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The latest on local crime and public safety.
State Department Issues Travel Alert for Sochi Olympics

State Department Issues Travel Alert for Sochi Olympics

Americans traveling to the Games this year should be vigilant of their surroundings, officials said.
100 Stories About Gun Violence Since Newtown

100 Stories About Gun Violence Since Newtown

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.
Across the Country, Police Use Cell Phone Data to Snoop

Across the Country, Police Use Cell Phone Data to Snoop

'Cell tower dumps’ are causing Americans to ponder their basic rights of privacy.
FEMA Asks Medics to Enter Mass Shooting ‘Warm Zones’

FEMA Asks Medics to Enter Mass Shooting ‘Warm Zones’

FEMA issues new guidelines for first responders of mass attacks.
What You Need to Know About Marijuana ‘Dabbing’

What You Need to Know About Marijuana ‘Dabbing’

A look at ‘dabbing,’ a new trend in marijuana consumption.
‘The Knockout Game': Real Threat or Viral Legend?

‘The Knockout Game': Real Threat or Viral Legend?

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.
World’s 2nd Global Police Tweet-a-thon Is Here

World’s 2nd Global Police Tweet-a-thon Is Here

The force will be strong on Twitter for the 2nd Global Police Tweet-a-thon.
Solon to Host 'Heroin in the Suburbs' Forum

Solon to Host 'Heroin in the Suburbs' Forum

First event is at Solon Community Center on October 24, hosted by Judge Michael Astrab.
Ice Cold Beer Become a Clue, Lots of Fighting on Detroit Road

Ice Cold Beer Become a Clue, Lots of Fighting on Detroit Road

A round-up of incidents from area police departments.
Thieves Siphoned 200 Gallons of Gas from Trucks Parked at Hotel

Thieves Siphoned 200 Gallons of Gas from Trucks Parked at Hotel

The following information was provided by the Solon Police Department.
U.S. Marshals Looking for Man Who Robbed High School Student at Gunpoint

U.S. Marshals Looking for Man Who Robbed High School Student at Gunpoint

Marvin Mitchell is the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force's fugitive of the week.
Bernie Kosar May Have Denied Breath Test to Help Court Case

Bernie Kosar May Have Denied Breath Test to Help Court Case

The former QB may have dodged the most harmful evidence to his case by refusing test.
Zack Reed Released From Solon Jail Saturday

Zack Reed Released From Solon Jail Saturday

The Cleveland city councilman finished his ten-day sentence over the weekend.
'Dead' Person in Car; Man Hit with Hammer: Best of the Blotter

'Dead' Person in Car; Man Hit with Hammer: Best of the Blotter

A round-up of incidents from area departments
Meet the Solon Fire and Rescue Team

Meet the Solon Fire and Rescue Team

There is an open house on Sunday, Oct. 6 from 1-4 p.m.
Bernie Kosar Refused Breathalyzer, Blamed Football Injuries for Failed Test

Bernie Kosar Refused Breathalyzer, Blamed Football Injuries for Failed Test

The legendary quarterback said he couldn't perform field sobriety tests because he had a "line that couldn't block."
Authorities Looking for Suspect in Recent Shootings

Authorities Looking for Suspect in Recent Shootings

Terrell Fennell is the Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force's fugitive of the week.
Bernie Kosar Pleads Not Guilty to Drunken Driving Charges

Bernie Kosar Pleads Not Guilty to Drunken Driving Charges

Kosar's attorney faxed his plea to the court, according to WKYC Channel 3.
Bernie Kosar Arrested by Solon Police for Drunken Driving

Bernie Kosar Arrested by Solon Police for Drunken Driving

The famous Cleveland Browns quarterback posted a $500 bond.
Man Not Naked, That's His Speedo: Best of the Blotters

Man Not Naked, That's His Speedo: Best of the Blotters

Also, man heats fake urine, gets busted for pot.