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.
Columbus saw very little snow Wednesday night and Thursday morning, but it was a much different scene in Chillicothe and areas further south.
The State Highway Patrol says the boy was on his way back to his grandparents’ home when he was hit Tuesday afternoon along state Route 28 in Chillicothe, roughly 40 miles south of Columbus.
An inmate diagnosed with leprosy has been released from Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and transferred to a state prison department medical facility in Columbus.
Ohio has unveiled a large solar project at a prison aimed at saving $245,000 in annual energy costs while training inmates to install and maintain the panels as a route to future jobs.
The Chillicothe City Council is considering a long-debated measure to set standards on cleaning up old meth labs.
The historic Emmitt House in Waverly burned Monday night as firefighters dealt with frigid temperatures trying to put it out. Officials said the restaurant, built as a hotel in 1861, is probably a total loss.
Authorities say a Ross County woman was killed in an accidental shooting by a law-enforcement officer during a drug raid.
Attorneys for Billy Slagle, who was scheduled to be executed on Wednesday, say theyâ€™re shocked the man was found Sunday hanging in his cell.
State Highway Patrol troopers are looking for the driver of a car who fled a Pike County crash that left two people dead and a 14-year-old boy injured.
Police say Jacob Wolfe, 16, died Sunday, a day after he fell off the hood of a car driven by another teen in a Walmart parking lot.