Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night in east Columbus to protest a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson for shooting and killing Michael Brown in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson.
Ohio Governor Ted Strickland today will ask the State Controlling Board for money to hire a computer security expert. The request comes in the wake of a theft of a comnputer device containing personal information on tens of thousands of state workers and their dependents.
Thousands of current and former Ohio State University employees have received notice their personal information was stolen from a university database. And the letters are continuing to be sent out. The breach happened earlier this month. But OSU did not send out letters for almost two weeks. WOSU’s Mandie Trimble spoke with OSU spokesperson Jim Lynch. Click on the icon to hear the interview.