Craigslist Cleveland is the Cleveland, Ohio-area version of the popular Craigslist classified ads site. It includes ads for available jobs, items for sale, apartments for rent, and services available in the Cleveland area. It also includes areas for upcoming events, discussion forums on various topics, and personal ads.
Most ads are free to post on Craigslist. However, employers advertising jobs must pay $25 per job category in which their ads are listed.
Popular categories of Craigslist Cleveland include:
In May of 2015, several Cleveland-area people were arrested for using a phony personal ad on the Cleveland area Craigslist site to lure a man to a home where he was beaten and robbed.
In July of 2016, a man posted an ad to Craigslist Cleveland advertising a motorcycle. When the buyers showed up, he pulled a gun and attempted to rob them. Instead, the would-be buyer punched him out and called police, who took him to the hospital and then jail.
Also in May, 2015, a local TV station reported on fraudulent apartment rental listings found on the Cleveland-area Craigslist.
On a happier note, a 2011 Craigslist ad for an accordionist to join a local band turned into the new accordionist donating her kidney to her new bandmate.