CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – This morning around 7:30 a.m. Transportation Security Administration officials stopped a passenger after it was discovered he brought a loaded weapon. The incident occurred at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport in the TSA precheck line. The passenger was stopped by officers with the loaded Seecamp .380 caliber handgun pictured above The TSA officer working the […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Police Department said an 18-year-old has been taken into custody for possibly having possession of a loaded handgun at Glenville High School. Cleveland Police spokeswoman Jennifer Ciaccia said the school board said there has not been confirmation that the man had the gun in the school at this time. […]

UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio– Police took a 15-year-old student at Cleveland Heights High School into custody last week for a having a gun on school grounds. At about 9:30 a.m. on May 23, a gym teacher found a .22 caliber bullet on the floor in the gym room after the second period physical education class, according to the […]

This is extremely unsettling. A handgun was found in between a prisoner’s buttocks during a cavity search. Daily Mail reports: Darquan R. Lee, 21, was being…

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The City of Cleveland held their Gun Buy-Back Saturday at Public Safety Central located at 2001 Payne Avenue. “No questions asked.  We just want to get the guns off the street” said Sgt. Sammy Morris of the Cleveland Police Department. Officers packed several crates full of guns just within the first […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Cleveland Police say a student brought a gun to Cleveland Central Catholic High School. Police were called to the school on Baxter Avenue around 11 a.m. Friday. A 15-year-old boy was found with an unloaded handgun. He was placed under arrest for carrying a concealed weapon and criminal activity on school […]

AVON, Ohio – A first-grader at Avon East Elementary gets suspended for bringing an AirSoft model gun to school to shoot another student. On Friday, the 6-year-old boy told the principal he brought the pellet gun to school to “shoot another student” because that student had threatened him with a knife. Once school officials got […]

CLEVELAND – Mayor Frank G. Jackson and Chief of Police Michael McGrath proudly announce that the 2012 City of Cleveland Gun Buy-Back will be held on Saturday, October 20, 2012, at Public Safety Central located at 2001 Payne Avenue.  In exchange for operable handguns, citizens will be given a $100 gas, Target or food gift card […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The North Ridgeville man accused of bringing a backpack full of weapons into the Crocker Park movie theatre earlier this month went before a judge Thursday morning. Scott A. Smith faces 21 counts, including carrying a concealed weapon and having weapons under disability. The 37-year-old married father came to the courtroom […]

WESTLAKE, OH (WOIO) – The married father arrested with a backpack full of weapons at the Crocker Park movie theater in Westlake appeared in court via video Thursday afternoon. Scott A. Smith pled not guilty to a total of 21 counts, including carrying a concealed weapon and having weapons under disability. Judge set bond at $250,000. The 37-year-old North Ridgeville […]

WESTLAKE, OH (WOIO) – A 37-year-old man was arrested with a backpack full of weapons at the Crocker Park movie theater in Westlake over the weekend. Police say Scott A. Smith of North Ridgeville was arrested Saturday evening. He was seated in a showing of the movie Dark Knight Rises. An off-duty officer and movie […]