Crime

  A dose of instant karma? Video shows face plant during N.KY. bank robbery attempt

Carlisle football coach admitted to stealing money from Beavercreek school, police say

  ‘He’s earned it, give it to him’: Man guilty of murdering driver sentenced to 18 years to life

  WATCH: Man drinks several bottles of alcohol during upscale restaurant break-in, police say

Jury recommends 15 years for man convicted of sexual abuse, attempted rape

  Wagner patriarch makes court appearance in Pike County massacre case

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Woman bites, hits officers during arrest

Inmate in ‘murder-for-hire’ scheme against 11-year-old sex assault victim found guilty of rape

  West End shooting: Police ID victim, say he died on way to hospital

  Wagner son who fathered daughter with slain-Rhoden teen appears in court

Woman indicted on vehicular homicide, OVI charges for Dixie Hwy fatal crash

  ‘They would’ve beheaded my d--n kid’: Mom of 9-year-old attacked with machete wants attempted murder charges

Police say family was not targeted after shots fired into Monroe home

Police said it appears that the shots fired may have originated from one or more moving vehicles and there is no evidence the family was targeted.

Police investigate meth lab in Columbia-Tusculum

Cincinnati Police said two men were taken into custody during an investigation into a suspected drug lab in Columbia-Tusculum on Thursday.

Ohio company sued for disability-based discrimination in 82 apartment complexes

56 of the 82 complexes are located in Ohio. Of those, 14 are located in the Tri-State.

  Father of baby in ‘suspicious’ death pleads not guilty

A Warren County judge set Cody Colwell’s bond at $250,000.

  Police investigating after shots fired at Monroe home

  P.I.: Police should consider possible connection between Markham, Weik cases

Family dog appears to have foiled baby abduction in Wayne County in Ohio

  Arrest made in drug trafficking ring connected to multiple homicides, police say

Man sentenced to life in stabbing death of 89-year-old

  ‘North Korea is a cancer,' says Otto Warmbier’s mom

Suspect in custody after Batavia Twp. man stabbed multiple times

A 57-year-old is recovering after being stabbed multiple times in Batavia Township Friday afternoon.

Man charged with inducing panic after posting picture with gun

A man was charged with inducing panic after showing a picture of himself holding a gun to fellow students.

Convicted West Chester killer linked to attempted abduction of Mason jogger, police say

A man convicted for the brutal murder of a West Chester woman has been linked to an assault and attempted abduction of a jogger in Mason in January 2018.

‘Lou’ the starved dog’s owner bonds out of jail twice in 1 night

Neanover is accused of starving his 2-year-old dog to death who was 23-pounds underweight and had rocks in his stomach.

‘West Chester is a safe place to live’: Community holding words of wisdom, prayer in wake of tragedy

The West Chester Board of Trustees wants the community to come together after four relatives were killed at an apartment on Sunday.

  Police body cam videos released from West Chester quadruple homicide

Police have released the body cam footage of responding officers to the scene of a quadruple homicide at a West Chest apartment complex.

2 arrested after ‘significant seizure’ in West Chester Township

Two people were arrested after a long term investigation resulted in a significant seizure of drugs, according to Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones.

  Driver of pickup that flew off overpass killing 2 sentenced to 8 years

The driver of a pickup that went over an I-71 overpass, crushing a car on the highway below and killing two was sentenced to eight years on Wednesday.

No charges for officers who shot, killed man in Dearborn Co.

Officials say no criminal charges will be filed against the two officers who shot and killed a man in Sunman, Indiana in January.

Man sentenced in shooting death of 13-year-old

Miguan Hubbard, 18, pleaded guilty to the murder and was sentenced to 15 years to life.

  Middletown man arrested for making terrorist threats

Pickron is being held in the Butler County Jail on no bond.

  Police looking for suspect after 4 relatives shot to death in West Chester apartment

A homicide investigation is underway

  Father of baby in ‘suspicious’ death arrested, charged with murder

Court documents show Cody Colwell is charged with two counts of murder, felonious assault, and two counts of endangering children.

KY high school teacher resigns, accused of recording people changing in bathroom

The district accepted the resignation of 53-year-old teacher and coach Mark Boggess.

  Jury selection starts in trial of SC man charged in the 2014 slaying of his 5 children

His trial has been delayed several times, most recently in October 2018 when a judge announced lawyers on both sides agreed to delay it but gave no reason as to why.

Man arrested after two shot over dog feces

A woman was shot on the face and a man was shot multiple times.

Jury recommends life sentence for Kenton County child molester

A Kenton County Jury has recommended the maximum sentence for a man found guilty of child molestation.

Man tries to destroy 400 grams of crystal meth during traffic stop

He is charged with possession of drugs, trafficking in drugs and tampering with evidence.

Man found guilty in shooting death of 13-year-old

A jury found an 18-year-old guilty on all counts in the shooting death of a 13-year-old in Hamilton.

Woman charged with DUI after rear-end collision with Covington officer

The officer was treated and released from a local hospital

Rocks found inside stomach of starving dog found covered in wounds

Sheriff Richard Jones says David Neanover, 36, is charged with cruelty to a companion animal.

Police looking for hit-skip vehicle that injured teen

The Ohio license plate of the vehicle police are looking for reads: HSY2482.

  Man charged with OVI, assault for 2-vehicle crash that injured 5

The Boone County Sheriff’s Department deputies arrested a Hebron man on charges related to a two-vehicle collision on Burlington Pike in Oct. 2018.

  Hunter yelled ‘Tom,' before shooting CPD officer, son, court docs say

The shooting happened at East Fork Lake on Twin Bridges Road.

  West Chester police offering security camera registration to help deter neighborhood crime

West Chester Police say having this technology at our fingertips could help them catch criminals.

RV business owner accused of attacking wife appears in court

A Butler County business owner accused of violently attacking his wife appeared in court for a pretrial hearing on Monday.

  Pike County Massacre: 3 years later

It’s been thee years since eight members of the Rhoden family were found dead. Members of the Wagner family have all been charged.

3 juveniles facing charges after multiple reports of vandalism in Liberty Township

Police said they have caught three juveniles who they believe are responsible for the majority of reported vandalism in Liberty Township over the weekend.

Mother faces new drug charges week after overdosing with child in backseat

A Cincinnati mother is facing new drug charges a week after facing a judge for overdosing with her 10-year-old child in the backseat.

Man facing child pornography charges for cellphone incident in dressing room

Michael Berry, 50, is charged with 10 counts of pandering obscenity.

Mom charged with child endangering for buying heroin, overdosing with 10-year-old in backseat

A mother was charged with child endangering for bringing her 10-year-old along to purchase heroin, police said.

Man caught smuggling drugs into Butler County Jail

According to Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones, a man was caught planting prescription medication on the ground of the Butler County Jail.

  ‘Her reactions are going to ruin his life,’ says family of man sentenced for holding woman captive in pit

Officers found Jennifer Elliott trapped in a pit dug in the bottom of the shed in April 2017.

Arrest made in fatal Westwood shooting

A man was indicted for the murder of a man in Westwood in December.

Parent arrested after claiming to bring knife to high school

Butler County sheriff deputies arrested a father at Edgewood High School after a caller claimed he was bringing a knife to the school.

IN mother pleads to criminal charge in child’s death

Robyn Johnson entered a plea to a count of neglect of a dependent.

  Man who stalked, killed West Chester woman to serve 17 years to life

Michael Strouse pleaded guilty to murder, menacing by stalking and gross abuse of a corpse in March.

  Feds arrest 60 people, including doctors from OH and KY, in illegal opioid bust

Federal authorities say they have charged 60 people, including 31 doctors, for their roles in illegal prescribing and distributing of opioids and other dangerous drugs.

High court denies motion to reconsider hearing the Skylar Richardson case

For the second time, the Ohio Supreme Court has declined to hear the Skylar Richardson case.

  Judge gives owner of ‘Starvin’ Marvin’ 15 year ban on having animals

The owner of Joseph’s Legacy’s ‘Starvin’ Marvin,' the severely emaciated Middletown dog, was given a 15 year ban on owning and residing in a home with animals.

Cincinnati police looking for man who fired gun at girlfriend

The gunshots caused damage to the front of the vehicle.

  Man shot in officer-involved shooting sentenced to 15 years

The man involved in an officer-involved shooting outside an Erlanger bar was sentenced to 15 years.

Man arrested for impersonating state trooper

A Grant County man turned himself in Tuesday after a warrant was issued for his arrest on charges of impersonating an Indiana State Trooper.

4 arrested after several homes burglarized in Delhi Twp.

Police said they have made four arrests after several homes in the area of Rentz and Foley in Delhi Township had been burglarized.

Police asking for help to keep convicted cop killer behind bars

“Please make your feelings known to the Parole Board,” they posted Thursday morning.

  NKY man sentenced to 43 years for killing co-worker in 2012

He was sentenced to 38 years for murder and 5 years for tampering with evidence for a total of 43 years.

‘Ice Queen’ sentenced to 20 years for leading meth trafficking organization

The “Ice Queen” of Cincinnati was sentenced to 20 years in prison for leading a drug trafficking organization, according to United State Attorney Benjamin Glassman.

Man indicted for murder, arson in fatal Riverside fire

A man has been indicted for aggravated murder and aggravated arson in the deadly Riverside fire that killed one person.

  Teen sentenced in shooting death of 14-year-old cousin

A 13-year-old was sentenced in the shooting death of his 14-year-old cousin in court on Tuesday.

Man charged with arson for vehicle fire that spread to duplex

Erlanger police arrested a person in connection with an arson fire that began early Sunday morning.

  Several shots fired, 1 injured in OTR shooting

Cincinnati police are investigating a shooting Saturday evening in Over-the-Rhine.

  Accused Timmothy Pitzen impersonator charged with making false statements to a federal agent

More details are expected at an 11:30 a.m. news conference Friday

Two shot outside of East Westwood store, police say

Two people were shot while sitting in a vehicle, according to police.

Impaired man abandoned children after causing 5 vehicle crash, officials say

A man accused of causing a multi-vehicle cash and abandoning two children at the scene appeared in court Friday morning.

Police: Man found with loaded gun, fake bomb outside Lockland bank

A bank employee reported seeing a suspicious looking man in an SUV with tinted windows sitting in the parking lot across the street

  Wagner son charged in the murder of the mother of his child waived speedy trial

The final member of the Wagner family facing charges in the 2016 Pike County massacre waived his right to a speedy trial in court on Thursday.

Man indicted on sex abuse, sodomy charges

A Union, Kentucky man was indicted by a Boone County jury on sex abuse and sodomy charges.

  ‘I don’t forgive him, but I’ve moved on’: Lachey’s bar manager shot in face reflects on recovery

A year and four months later, Richardson is set to graduate Thursday from the Hondors College of Nursing.