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.
Concerns in Ohio Over Proposed Tightening of Federal Hate Crime Laws
Some in Ohio worry that a federal tightening of hate crime laws will mean a loss of freedom of speech.
Congress is considering hate crime legislation that President Bush is threatening to veto. Ohio already has its own hate crime law. Ohio Public Radio’s Jo Ingles reports on what some Ohio groups think of the bill in Washington D. C. right now.