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Woman stabbed by roommate off campus

A 19-year-old woman was stabbed on Thursday afternoon at a residence on Neil Avenue near the intersection of West Northwood Avenue. The suspect, a 22-year-old man who police believe is her roommate, was arrested by officers from University Police and the Columbus Division of Police. ...

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Campus area crime map March 14 – 19

A rape reportedly occurred at an off-campus location east of North High Street on Friday between midnight and 2 a.m. (Not pictured on map.) A woman reported a firearm had been improperly discharged into her home on North Fourth Street near East Eighth Avenue on ...

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Campus area crime map February 20 – 26

Two males were taken into custody by University Police Monday night in separate areas of campus in relation to an on-campus theft, a spokesperson for University Police said. As of Monday night, University Police were still investigating and could not confirm if the two men ...

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Campus area crime map January 31 – February 5

An alleged robbery on East 13th Avenue near Indianola Avenue was reported to the Columbus Division of Police on Saturday at 7:54 p.m. According to the online police log, the victims met the suspect to purchase a vehicle from a Craigslist, but the suspect reportedly ...

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Columbus police address use of pepper spray

The Columbus Division of Police held a press conference Friday afternoon to address community questions and concerns about its use of pepper spray on people blocking an intersection as part of a protest on Monday night, although some students were still in disagreement with them. ...

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Q&A: Student Legal Services talks leases, tenant rights

As students prepare to sign — or already have signed — leases for off-campus houses and apartments, The Lantern chatted with Paul Wilkins from Ohio State’s Student Legal Services about best practices for living off campus. This Q-and-A should not substitute for legal advice. The ...

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