WOSU News Archives For: July 6, 2013

Ohio Law Enforcement Seeks More Training Money From Casino Tax

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Other Ohio police agencies seek training funds from casino tax
July 6, 2013

Police and sheriffs are fighting for greater access to a small slice of Ohio casino tax revenue that is intended for law enforcement training and has gone mainly to the State Highway Patrol.

2 Columbus Men Dead, 2 Injured In Shootings

Columbus police are investigating several shootings in the city
6, 2013

Columbus police are investigating a rash of shootings over the long holiday weekend that left two men dead and two injured.

Columbus City Schools Data Scandal Yields $500,000 Legal Bill

The data-rigging investigation at Columbus City Schools is a costly affair
July 6, 2013

Ohio’s largest school district is spending more than $500,000 for legal services related to an attendance-data investigation.

Park Service Invites Public Input On Wilberforce, Ohio Monument

Col. Charles Young's home near Wilberforce
6, 2013

The public is getting a chance to share input on the future of the new national monument in southwest Ohio that honors the first African-American colonel in the U.S. Army.