Hamilton County sheriff's deputies set to wear body cameras

CINCINNATI (AP) — Hamilton County's board of commissioners approved the spending of approximately $125,000 this year to purchase 100 body-worn cameras for use by sheriff's deputies in the Cincinnati area.

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Patrol: Ohio driver fled crash, died in culvert where he hid

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A 26-year-old driver mysteriously died in a drainage culvert where he hid after a crash in rural southeastern Ohio and refused to leave when troopers called out to him, according to the State Highway Patrol.

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911 dispatcher has disciplinary hearing in Tamir Rice case

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland's police chief has held a disciplinary hearing for the 911 dispatcher who took a call that led to an officer fatally shooting 12-year-old Tamir (tuh-MEER') Rice, a black boy who was playing with a pellet gun outside a recreation center in 2014.

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