The quality of police training academies in Ohio and the need for stronger statewide training standards are among the issues an attorney general’s committee is considering as it explores possible changes to the way Ohio trains police officers.
Zack Space arrives in Washington
When congress again meets in a few days, Ohio will have a new senator and several new house members. Democrat Sherrod Brown moves from the house to the senate after unseating Republican Mike DeWine. Ted Strickland’s gone after winning the governor’s mansion. Republican Mike Oxley of central Ohio retired. And former GOP congressman Bob Ney’s awaiting sentencing for conspiring with convicted lobbyist Jack Abramoff.
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