The delayed response in providing medical assistance to a dying, unarmed Black man shot by a city police officer led Columbus City Council on Monday to approve the first share of $112,891 in funding for new mandatory officer training in CPR and first aid.
The police killing of 47-year-old Black man Andre Hill sparked outrage, and now, the officer responsible faces criminal charges.Written by Tommy G. Meade Jr.
The police killing of 47-year-old Black man Andre Hill sparked outrage, and now, the officer responsible faces criminal charges.Here's a guide to understand who's who as the case progresses.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — As Columbus confronts a years-in-the-making reckoning over claims of police brutality and racism, its next police chief will be able to hire their own leadership team, a first for the department in Ohio’s capital and largest city.
Minda Mahsetky Hill of Lawton, Okla., formerly of Cherokee, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, March 22, 2021 at Comanche County Memorial Hospital.
COLUMBUS (WCMH) — The State of Ohio announced Wednesday that 529 law enforcement agencies have fully adopted minimum standards for use of force and deadly force.The state says this number represents 83% of law enforcement officers who serve Ohio communities.
Andre Hill, the 47-year-old Black man who was fatally shot by former Columbus police officer Adam Coy last year, died from four gunshot wounds, according to an autopsy.
Columbus Mayor Andrew J. Ginther said his administration's plan to create new "assistant police chief" positions dates back to 2019, but the first written record showing the city Civil Service Commission actually drafting that new job classification came less than two weeks after now-fired officer Adam Coy fatally shot Andre
The report says that Coy shot Hill once in the chest and three times in the leg.
Andre Hill, an unarmed Black man who was shot and killed by a now-former police officer in Columbus, Ohio, last year, died from four gunshot wounds, his autopsy report shows.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A coroner’s report shows that an Ohio police officer charged with fatally shooting Andre Hill shot him four times.
Autopsy shows Andre Hill, an unarmed Black man, was fatally shot 4 times by former Columbus police officer
COLUMBUS — The autopsy report for Andre Hill, a 47-year-old unarmed Black man shot and killed by a former Columbus police officer, shows that Hill was shot four times.