Category Archives: Crime

Cleveland Tamir Rice Protests on MLK Day

12 year old Tamir Rice was fatally shot by Cleveland Police Officer Timothy Loehmann back in 2014. Loehmann and his partner Frank Garmback arrived on scene, when they received word there was a young man playing with a gun in front of a rec center. People were worried, but the officers were never informed that… Continue reading »

Cleveland’s Serial Carjacker Caught and Charged

Cleveland’s Serial Carjacker Caught and Charged

26-year-old Deshawn D. Tye was charged with aggravated robbery, attempted murder, and felonious assault after he carjacked three different drivers and aiming a gun at police responders last week. The incident led to a police car chase and several shots fired at Tye in pursuit near Kinsman Road and Grand Avenue.   Carjacker Caught at… Continue reading »

Cleveland Homicide Rates up 25% From Last Year

Cleveland continues to see its crime rate spike–specifically its murder rate–as two men were murdered in separate incidents Friday night.  Cleveland police report that homicides are up 25 percent over last year, with overall shootings up around 32 percent.  While most of the activity is taking place in the city’s Fourth District, the amount of… Continue reading »