"Let the games begin," said Butler County Sheriff Richard Jones and Cincinnati Police Chief James Craig. Listen to them talk smack at a news conference Thursday as they announced the Kentucky Speedway's First Top Cop Challenge, May 16th, as part of Police Memorial Week.
Officers representing Cincinnati, Butler County, Hamilton County, Florence, Lexington, Gallatin County, Oldham County and the Kentucky State Police will open the competition with a two-officer team.
Local bicyclists now have an easier way to report harassment and collisions. Cincinnati has added a "Bicyclist Incident" form on its customer service website, 5916000.com. It's also on the city's mobile app, Cincinnati City Hall Mobile, which is GPS-enabled so cyclists can accurately report their location. (The app is available through Apple's App Store and Google Play.)
The Ohio Supreme Court has refused to hear a case that will allow the City Gospel Mission to relocate its facility to Queensgate. The homeless shelter is planning to move from Over-the-Rhine to property located on Dalton Avenue.