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Updated May 20, 2015 at 3:18 PM

A Summit County deputy fatally shot a 52-year-old man wielding a knife about 8 a.m. Wednesday, according to a news release from the sheriff’s office.

Updated May 12, 2015 at 1:49 PM

North Canton police are investigating a gun-related incident sparked by a father-son dispute over attendance at school.

Updated Apr 30, 2015 at 5:22 PM

A judge ruled Thursday that three teenagers will be tried as adults in a rock-throwing incident last summer that severely injured Ohio schoolteacher Sharon Budd, of Lake Township in Stark County.

Updated Apr 24, 2015 at 4:22 PM

Summit County investigators haven't called the Monday night death of a Hoover High school student pulled from a pond as a drowning, but their investigation is continuing.

Updated Apr 22, 2015 at 5:00 PM

The man who was with an 18-year-old high school student when she drowned Monday night in a remote pond said they were best friends despite their large age difference.

Updated Apr 16, 2015 at 11:36 AM

Patrolman Ed Harbaugh is still on the job 20 years after being shot several times while trying to arrest a suspect.

Updated Apr 14, 2015 at 8:08 PM

A high-profile civil lawsuit — involving sexual harassment allegations against the former Brimfield Township police chief in Portage County — has landed in Stark County Common Pleas Court. The former chief, David A. Oliver, achieved...

Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 5:56 PM

Plain Township duplex burned on Feb. 5

Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 4:20 PM

The Canton Municipal Court and Stark County sheriff are warning people of a phone scam that says a warrant is out for their arrest for skipping jury duty.

Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 2:33 PM

A Green man was sentenced to 10 years in prison in an Akron robbery case. Eric Miller, 31, was sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Updated Mar 20, 2015 at 6:08 PM

The North Canton police investigation into the February social media account threat that someone was going to shoot up the school is on hold.

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