Cleveland suburb settles police use-of-force suit for $170K

CLEVELAND (AP) — A man who said police unnecessarily slammed him into the ground while responding to a domestic disturbance call at his home has reached a $170,000 settlement in his lawsuit against suburban Cleveland officers.

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$5M bond set for homeless suspect in elderly helper's death

CINCINNATI (AP) — Bond is set at $5 million for a man charged in the stabbing and suffocation of an 89-year-old Cincinnati man who prosecutors say had taken the suspect into his home because he was homeless.

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County prosecutor won't repay Cleveland for police dash cams

CLEVELAND (AP) — New Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH'-guh) County Prosecutor Michael O'Malley is reneging on his predecessor's promise to reimburse the city of Cleveland for its purchase of police dash cameras.

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