JANUARY 28, 1992

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER

Rocky River student is slain at Toledo U.

JANUARY 30, 1992

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER

Prayers for a lost companion. Toledo students mourn slain sorority sister.

JANUARY 30, 1992

THE COLLEGIAN

Shooting Death of a UT Student Still a Mystery to Police

FEBRUARY 1, 1992

TOLEDO BLADE

Mourners pack church for farewell to Melissa.

FEBRUARY 1, 1992

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER

Murder weapon linked to previous UT attack.

FEBRUARY 2, 1992

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER

Policeman charged in student's death. Arrest of 'strait-laced' officer comes as shock to neighbors.

FEBRUARY 2, 1992

TOLEDO BLADE

A Killing on Campus

FEBRUARY 3, 1992

AP

University Police Officer Ordered Help on $1 Million Bond

FEBRUARY, 1992

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER

String of clues led police to suspect campus officer.

FEBRUARY 27, 1992

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER

Officer may be linked to fires.

MARCH 7, 1992

CLEVELAND PLAIN DEALER

U. of Toledo fires policeman jailed in killing.

MAY 7, 1993

TOLEDO BLADE

I don't know why I killed her, Hodge says in court. Judge accepts guilty pleas of ex-UT officer.

MAY 23, 1993

TOLEDO BLADE

'I knew what happened'

DECEMBER 11, 1997

TOLEDO BLADE

After 16 Months, Killer Finally Admitted Murder

SEPTEMBER 2, 2021

TOLEDO BLADE

Family of murdered UT student relives pain
Ex-officer’s parole hearing looming

SEPTEMBER 2, 2021

TOLEDO BLADE

Friends oppose release of slain student’s killer
Ex-UT officer now eligible for parole

SEPTEMBER 19, 2021

TOLEDO BLADE

Law enforcement, others recall 1992 Herstrum murder ahead of parole hearing for Hodge

SEPTEMBER 21, 2021

WKYC

Nearly 30 years after her murder, Melissa Herstrum's family fights to keep her killer behind bars