CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Police officers make a large marijuana bust on the city’s east side Friday afternoon. Cleveland police say they responded to a home in the 10000 block of Meech Avenue and recovered the pot. Officers say this was a massive grow operation. No word on any arrests.   READ MORE: Article Courtesy […]

THOMPSON TWP., Ohio — The Drug Enforcement Administration and the Geauga County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a huge marijuana grow in Thompson Township. The bust began Tuesday morning at a warehouse on Ledge Road. Keith Martin, Assistant Special Agent in Charge with the DEA, told FOX 8 News the “sophisticated marijuana grow” involved over 1,000 plants. […]

CANTON, Ohio – Canton police raided a home on Thursday, finding drugs, a .22-caliber rifle and cash. There were 33 pounds of marijuana and an unknown amount of cocaine. An arrest warrant has been issued for Carlos H. Romero, 44, who lives at the Roslyn Avenue SW residence. Stark County had issued warrants on Wednesday […]

ELYRIA, OH (WOIO) – Drugs appeared to be a family business in Lorain County. Police arrested 30 relatives accused of running a major trafficking ring. “This family and this organization has been around for decades in Elyria, so we used probably a decade’s worth of intelligence and information to develop the case,” said Sgt. Jim […]

  GEAUGA COUNTY, Ohio — The Geauga County Sheriff’s Office held a press conference shortly after 1 p.m. Friday to announce the arrest of four drug trafficking suspects. An investigation that began on June 3 led to a Newbury Township home where a large amount of money and drugs plus numerous guns were found. Geauga […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – A total of 32 people, some affiliated with the dangerous street gang the Lakeshore Boyz, have been indicted for running a major heroin trafficking ring. Heroin has become a huge problem in Cuyahoga County and Wednesday’s announcement of the state and federal indictments came at a senior center in Collinwood, […]

CLEVELAND – Law enforcement officials with the Northern Ohio Law Enforcement Task Force arrested three people Tuesday morning for drug trafficking. The three individuals are three of seventeen indicted for their roles in a drug trafficking conspiracy that brought multiple kilograms of cocaine to Cleveland from Los Angeles and Las Vegas, often secretly strapping the drugs […]

  CLEVELAND – Twelve people were arrested during what Cleveland police call a significant drug bust on the city’s east side. Cleveland police said they executed five search warrants in the area of East 74th Street and Central Avenue starting at 4:40 p.m. Thursday. There was an additional warrant in Cleveland’s Glenville neighborhood. Officers found […]

CLEVELAND – Cleveland’s own hero Charles Ramsey is being honored with a statue in his likeness in Kentucky and we’re now seeing what his bust will look like. The photo is sent from us by Matt Jones, who is covering the story in Stanville, Kentucky, where Ramsey is making an appearance at the law firm […]

WILLOUGHBY, Ohio – Twelve men were taken into custody after Willoughby police carried out an operation targeting prostitution customers. Police said detectives placed an ad offering adult services for a special rate of $100 for a half hour on a website frequently used by prostitutes. The men who responded to the ad were taken into […]

ORRVILLE, Ohio – Less than three hours after being on the job, Orrville K-9 cop Freddie finds drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop. Freddie, along with his human partner Officer Smith, stopped a car in the area of W. High Street and N. Vine Street recently. During the stop, Officer Smith asked those inside if […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) –  Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center (DVCAC) has released maps that display the reach of domestic violence throughout Cuyahoga County. The maps were created in partnership with Megan R. Holmes, Ph.D. of the Mandel School of Applied Sciences at Case Western Reserve University to debunk the myth that domestic violence only […]