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15-year-old accused of Smash & Grabs; caught when he showed up at Lakewood Hospital
By December 12, 2015 0 Comments Read More →

15-year-old accused of Smash & Grabs; caught when he showed up at Lakewood Hospital

via newsnet5 Cleveland

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Another Broken Storefront Window on Madison at Googie Style
By December 12, 2015 1 Comments Read More →

Another Broken Storefront Window on Madison at Googie Style

Googie Style at 14203 Madison Ave. is the most recent victim of broken storefront window vandalism. “Nothing was stolen however, one of our favorite African masks was taken from the window but was found up the street near the Fridrich Storage parking lot” said Googie Style co-owner Dave Crider. Googie Style’s other co-owner, Margaret Daole […]

Police Department’s New K-9, Dano, Begins Service in Lakewood

Police Department’s New K-9, Dano, Begins Service in Lakewood

The Lakewood Police Department recently signed on its newest member. He specializes in sniffing out drugs, tracking dangerous criminals, recovering evidence and saving lost children. Dano, an 18-month-old Belgian Malinois, moved to Ohio a few months ago from Holland to begin his duties as a member of the department’s K-9 unit. Technically a police officer, […]

Lakewood Fire Chief Scott Gilman Discusses Lakewood Hospital, Safety, and Misinformation

Lakewood Fire Chief Scott Gilman Discusses Lakewood Hospital, Safety, and Misinformation

The narrative that’s been floated in the community that “people will die” in transit to nearby healthcare facilities is dangerous rhetoric, completely false, and insulting to the men and women sworn to keep our residents safe each day.

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Read & Download Judge John P. O’Donnell’s Ruling on the Michael Brelo Trial
By May 23, 2015 5 Comments Read More →

Read & Download Judge John P. O’Donnell’s Ruling on the Michael Brelo Trial

Read Judge John P. O’Donnell’s 34 page ruling on the Michael Brelo trial. O’Donnell Ruling in Brelo Trial

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Lakewood Police Auxiliary Looking for New Members

The volunteer unit provides support at events in Lakewood. And it’s looking for a few good men and women.

Lakewood, Ohio is on this list: The 50 Safest Cities in Ohio – SafeWise
By January 7, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Lakewood, Ohio is on this list: The 50 Safest Cities in Ohio – SafeWise

This Cleveland suburb is an original “inner-ring” city, and boasts a strong economy anchored by its downtown business district. In fact, Lakewood has thrived economically even during times when neighboring cities and much of the rest of the nation has been in economic decline. Full Story: The 50 Safest Cities in Ohio – SafeWise.

By December 17, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

UPDATE: Lakewood Child Endangerment Warning

UPDATE: From: ALERTNOW Message from Lakewood City SD <noreply@alertnow.com> Date: Thu, Dec 19, 2013 at 9:31 AM Subject: Child Endangerment Update After further investigation by the school district and the Lakewood Police Department, it has been determined that the report earlier by a Roosevelt Elementary parent that her children had been approached by a man […]

Have You Seen This Man? Notify the Lakewood Police Department
By December 16, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Have You Seen This Man? Notify the Lakewood Police Department

Still at large. Lakewood Police are looking for the bank robber/St Ed’s bomb threat suspect. via City of Lakewood, Ohio website

Ariel Castro found hanging in cell, pronounced dead at hospital | wkyc.com
By September 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Ariel Castro found hanging in cell, pronounced dead at hospital | wkyc.com

ORIENT, Ohio — Convicted Cleveland kidnapper and rapist Ariel Castro was hanging in his cell at the Correctional Reception Center in Orient, Ohio Tuesday night. Full Story: Ariel Castro found hanging in cell, pronounced dead at Columbus hospital | wkyc.com Related Stories: Team Protecting Amanda, Gina and Michelle has Lakewood Connection | Thank You from […]

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