Saturday, November 18, 2017

Public’s help sought in closing Toledo rape/murder case dating back to 2000

"The person who committed these crimes more than ten years ago could be anywhere today," said Attorney General DeWine. "We want as many people as possible to take a good look at this drawing because someone knows this killer."

ODNR Welcomes the Fall Color Season

COLUMBUS, OH – For many Ohioans, autumn represents pumpkin-carving, the harvest season, bonfires and corn mazes. Spotting the first glimpse of fall color – seeing the leaves changing to strong reds, vivid yellows and...

Jury Recommends Death for Craigslist Killings Mastermind

News Release AKRON, Ohio – Summit County Prosecuting Attorney Sherri Bevan Walsh and Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced that a jury recommended that Richard Beasley, 53, of Yale Street in Akron, receive the...

Spam: Delivering Malware and Advertising Dangerous Counterfeit Goods

Cyber criminals have long used spam (unsolicited e-mails, usually containing links to websites selling counterfeit goods) as a method to make money and infect computers with malicious software (malware.) Spammers can send billions of...

Attorney General DeWine Reminds Law Enforcement of New Law Requiring Timely Submission of Rape...

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today sent a letter to Ohio law enforcement agencies reminding them of new legislation that now requires the timely submission of rape kits for DNA testing...

McIntosh convicted on multiple charges involving Gallia drug ring

GALLIPOLIS, Ohio – A man has been convicted by a Gallia County jury for his involvement in a drug ring at a pool hall. Antonio D. McIntosh, 37, of Cincinnati, Ohio was found guilty on...

Keeping farm workers safe

LONDON, Ohio — Farming is considered one of the most dangerous occupations in the United States, and the 2017 Farm Science Review (FSR) is ready to help with information to keep farm workers safe. The...

Annual Human Trafficking Report released by Ohio Attorney General

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- On Friday, Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine released the first annual Human Trafficking Statistics Report, as required by Ohio's Safe Harbor Law.  The law requires that local law enforcement agencies collect...

ODNR to Offer more than $400,000 for Motorized Recreational Trails in 2013

COLUMBUS, OH – The Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) is accepting applications for grant funding assistance for motorized recreational trails through the Recreational Trails Program from April 26 through May 31. The funding...

Hurricane Irma lash Georgia to the Carolinas with damaging winds, flooding and severe weather

By Renee Duff, Meteorologist for AccuWeather.com AccuWeather Global Headquarters - AccuWeather reports a After unleashing severe impacts on Florida, Irma will make a beeline for the Southeast coast, likely making landfall between Georgia and the...

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Drugs, Money and weapons seized from Bidwell search warrant

Sheriff Matt Champlin announced the Gallia County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at 14101 State Route 554 near the intersection of State Route 160 in Gallia County, Wednesday afternoon, November 15, 2017. The Gallia...

Charles Leon Saunders

Charles Leon Saunders of Gallipolis, Ohio, passed away on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Born on December 12, 1926, he was the son of the late Charles and Nancy Saunders.  He was proceeded in death...

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