Police Chief Jeffrey Blackwell

A wide-reaching plan to reduce violence in Cincinnati is in place. City and police officials unveiled a 90 day crime-fighting strategy, yesterday, that includes more foot patrols, curfew enforcement, and projects to get guns off the streets. The efforts include community and youth outreach. Robbery Suspect Still in Hospital After Being Shot by Police Career […]

Cincinnati.com Reports: Cincinnati’s new police chief will be Jeffrey Blackwell, a deputy chief in Columbus. Blackwell was one of four finalists for the job. The new chief replaces James Craig, who left this summer for his native Detroit. From City Manager Milton Dohoney’s memo about the hire: “He understands that we have to work with the various communities we serve to build a […]