Cleveland police have backlog of complaints against officers

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland police are still dealing with a backlog of several hundred unresolved citizen complaints against officers as the department prepares to start training on a new policy about how officers use force.

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Cleveland officer facing rape, domestic violence charges

PARMA, Ohio (AP) — An unidentified Cleveland police officer was arrested over the weekend in a suburb of the northeast Ohio city in connection with an alleged domestic violence and sexual assault incident.

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Suit: Officers at Ohio jail beat homeless veteran into coma

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — A federal lawsuit alleges that officers at an Ohio jail beat a homeless veteran so severely that he ended up in a coma for two months and is now wheelchair-bound and cognitively disabled.

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Well-wishers donate to keep Ohioan, 108, in assisted care

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A woman who just turned 108 has another reason to celebrate after well-wishers donated enough money so that she can remain at an Ohio assisted-living facility where she greets people while making the rounds with her walker.

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