Police in suburban Dallas fired the officer Tuesday who shot and killed a black 15-year-old boy riding in a vehicle leaving a chaotic house party, taking the swift action sought by the teenager’s family and protesters who link the case to other deaths of African-Americans at the hands of law enforcement. The Balch Springs, Texas, […]

Steve Stephens, the Cleveland murder suspect accused of posting video of the slaying on Facebook, shot and killed himself Tuesday after he was spotted by police in Erie County, Pennsylvania, state police said. For two days, authorities across the country scrambled to find Stephens, the man wanted for the death of Robert Godwin — a […]

The search for Steve Stephens is now a national manhunt. Law enforcement officials across the country are continuing to look for Stephens, who is suspected of allegedly killing a stranger and posting a video of the homicide to Facebook Sunday. At a Monday afternoon press conference, authorities said there is now a $50,000 reward for […]

news5: Police have named the victim shot and killed in Cleveland by a man who live-streamed the homicide on Facebook. He’s identified as 74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr. The son of Godwin Sr. said he heard the screaming and followed the sound. When he got there, he saw the caution tape and police wouldn’t let him through. “When […]

Local and federal law enforcement agencies across northeast Ohio and surrounding states remain on the lookout Monday morning. The Facebook Live murder suspect, Steve Stephens, was not captured overnight, and police fear he could have escaped the immediate area into a surrounding state. People have been asked to remain vigilant in Pennsylvania, New York, Indiana, and […]

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – A state judge sentenced Dylann Roof on 13 state counts in the June 2015 Charleston church shooting Monday afternoon. Dylann Roof, 23, was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole on each of nine murder counts, each term to be served consecutively; and a consecutive 30-year prison term on each of three […]

One person was injured after shots were fired at Beachwood Place mall on Thursday night. According to Beachwood police, the incident occurred around 7 p.m. Authorities said shots were fired in the parking lot of the mall. One person was injured and taken to MetroHealth Medical Center. News 5 will update as more information becomes available source: News5.com

Nearly two-and-a-half years after the shooting of Tamir Rice, Cleveland Police Chief Calvin Williams just disciplined two city workers for their roles in deadly incident. Patrol Officer William Cunningham will be suspended without pay, for two days, for working unapproved secondary employment at the Cudell Rec Center and for submitting an untruthful report in connection with a Use […]

Cleveland Police have confirmed that three teenagers have been shot near the corner of East 105th Street and Ostend Avenue, while another teen was shot on East 149th on Monday evening. In all, there are three separate shooting incidents that Cleveland Police are investigating from Monday. At Ostend Avenue and East 105th, two 14-year-old females have been taken […]

One by one, family members of nine slain black parishioners confronted Dylann Roof for the last time Wednesday, shouting at him, offering forgiveness and even offering to visit him in prison as he awaits execution for the slaughter. The 22-year-old avowed white supremacist refused to meet their gaze and simply stared ahead, his head tilted […]

The fifth victim in the Fort Lauderdale airport shooting that killed four others has been identified as an Ohio woman. According to the Broward County Commissioner the fifth victim was identified Wednesday as 69-year-old Mary Louise Amzibel. Amzibel’s husband Ed was also shot, and is recovering in a local hospital. News 5 has learned Mary […]

    One by one, friends and family members walked up to the witness stand and testified about the nine black church members gunned down during a Bible study in Charleston on June 17, 2015. They described personalities, future plans and final conversations. The testimony came during the sentencing phase of Dylann Roof’s death penalty […]