Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott said, Wednesday, he will run for Mayor of Columbus next year.
The Ohio House has approved a bill shielding the source of the state’s lethal injection drugs for a minimum of 20 years.
An anesthesiologist working for the family of an Ohio inmate put to death during a prolonged execution says the prisoner experienced pain and suffering before he lost consciousness.
Medical marijuana didn’t make the ballot this year, but there are reports that a well-funded campaign is coming.
Two local men are charged with abuse of a corpse after police say they dumped a womanâ€™s body on a secluded road after she died from an apparent heroin overdose.
Federal, state and local law enforcement agencies will announce this afternoon indictments related to 11 homicides.
A Columbus non-profit agency operates one of 4 programs in Ohio helping pregnant women addicted to drugs that will receive a share of more than $4 million in grant money.
The state says a record number of Ohioans died from heroin-related overdoses in 2012 as it released the newest available figures for a problem that’s been called an epidemic and public health crisis.
The 42 counts unveiled Monday include illegal manufacturing of drugs, trafficking heroin and cocaine, attempted murder, and tampering with evidence.
The Chillicothe City Council is considering a long-debated measure to set standards on cleaning up old meth labs.
Many Ohio schools have cut their Drug Abuse Resistance Education, or D.A.R.E., programs due to budget cuts and studies that show the program doesn’t work.