Powell Police Department

Academy offers inside look

City of Powell officials hope a few scheduling tweaks fill more seats at its Citizens Police Academy this year.

Spence becomes deputy chief

Gahanna Division of Police veteran Jeffrey Spence has been named the department's new deputy chief.

Dublin police continuing their recruitment drive

Possible retirements is one reason the city of Dublin is continuing to look to hire additional police officers.
Pataskala Division of Police

8-year-old's dream comes true

Eight-year-old Braxton Long had already become a prominent figure in his Licking County community, and he had already made a habit of looking out for others.

Delaware girl recovering after being hit by car

A Delaware teen is recovering after she was struck by a car near Dempsey Middle School last week.

Whitehall resident finds body in yard

Whitehall police on Jan. 8 identified the body of a 23-year-old man found the same day in the backyard of a residence in the 800 block of Westphal Avenue as that of Ryan T. Przeslica.

No charges filed for alleged hack at Bradley High School

An investigation into an alleged computer hacking at Bradley High School apparently has concluded without any criminal charges being filed, according to the Hilliard Division of Police.

Rash of thefts involving purses, bags under investigation

Worthington police are investigating a series of thefts that they believe involve a group of pickpockets traveling into the area.
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