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The supervisors were originally charged in 2015 with dereliction-of-duty.   Three Cleveland police supervisors charged for their alleged involvement in the infamous “137 shots” case from November of 2012 all had their cases dismissed Wednesday afternoon. Michael Donegan, Jason Edens and Paul Wilson were originally charged in 2015 with dereliction-of-duty for their apparent roles in […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The criminal case against the 10-year-old Cleveland boy who led police on a chase has been dismissed. Tuesday, April 17, Cuyahoga County Juvenile Court dismissed the case without prejudice. Originally, the child was charged with a felony for fleeing and eluding police and state troopers on a miles-long pursuit. Officers said that the chase reached speeds of 100 mph.   […]

A verdict has been reached in the Derrick Rose rape trial. Following less than four hours of deliberations on Wednesday, a jury in the case cleared Rose and his two codefendants of all charges. According to reporters who were gathered at the federal courthouse in downtown Los Angeles for the reading of the jury’s verdict, […]

Toronto, Ontario – The Cleveland Indians will still be the Cleveland Indians when they play the Toronto Blue Jays today in Ontario in Game 3 of the American League Central Series. A Canadian judge denied a request today to ban Cleveland’s name and logo. A Canadian indigenous activist filed an injunction earlier aimed at stopping the Cleveland […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Charges against the East Cleveland Three, imprisoned for a 1995 murder in East Cleveland, were dismissed this morning. Derrick Wheat, Eugene Johnson and Laurese Glover, often called the “East Cleveland Three,” were convicted of murder in 1996 for the shooting of Clifton Hudson on Strathmore Ave. They submitted numerous appeals and […]

CLEVELAND — The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office has dismissed charges against the five Cleveland police supervisors in the November 2012 deadly police chase. Assistant Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Rick Bell, the lead prosecutor in the police chase case, tells WKYC’s Tom Beres late Friday afternoon that “This motion will streamline and clarify the legal process so […]

  *A judge has tossed out Chris Brown’s hit-and-run case after the alleged victim expressed a reluctance to press charges. The 24-year-old singer had been accused of smashing into a woman’s Mercedes-Benz with his Range Rover on May 21 and failing to give the driver his insurance documentation and identification, but after the alleged victim […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Developing news surrounding convicted serial killer Anthony Sowell. 19 Action News has learned the new cases against the mass murderer have been dismissed. Another trial was slated to begin today. This trial was for the rape and felony assault charges on the two women who survived his attacks. Both women testified in Sowell’s murder […]

Developing news surrounding convicted serial killer Anthony Sowell. 19 Action News has learned the new cases against the mass murderer have been dismissed. Another trial was slated to begin today. This trial was for the rape and felony assault charges on the two women who survived his attacks. Both women testified in Sowell’s murder trial, and said they […]