Monitor to submit 1st-year plan for Cleveland police reform



CLEVELAND (AP) — The city must devise a new use-of-force policy and have officers trained to implement it by the end of 2016, according to the first-year plan for a consent decree aimed at reforming the troubled Cleveland Police Department.

  • Written by MARK GILLISPIE, Associated Press

Legal costs involving convicted Ohio judge could reach $1.7M

CINCINNATI (AP) — The cost of court cases brought for and against a juvenile court judge in southwest Ohio who was convicted of a felony charge after a legal battle over her election as judge could reach nearly $1.7 million.