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Richland County Sheriff Threatens Lawsuit Over Budget Cuts

23, 2010

The Richland County Sheriff is threatening to sue county commissioners over budget cuts he says will force the lay-offs of 60 additional employees.

Delaware Co. Republicans Appoint New Sheriff

Delaware Co. Sheriff Walter "Magnum" Davis
June 11, 2007

Friday was the first day in office for Delaware County’s new sheriff. Walter “Magnum” Davis is said to be the first African American to hold the position of sheriff in Ohio.

Former Delaware Co. Sheriff Sentenced

A stoic Al Myers listens to the judge's verdict
June 1, 2007

The man who served as Delaware Co. sheriff for 15 years was sentenced Friday for two first degree misdemeanors. Al Myers had pleaded guilty to the charges days after resigning from office two months ago.

Delaware County Sheriff Pleads Guilty

April 4, 2007

A central Ohio sheriff who abruptly announced his resignation last week pleaded guilty Wednesday to two misdemeanor charges.

Delaware County Sheriff Faces 2 Misdemeanor Charges

2, 2007

Delaware County Prosecutor Dave Yost has charged Sheriff Al Myers two, first-degree misdemeanor charges.

Franklin County Sheriff’s Office Does Less Than Neighboring Clark County For Its Hispanic Residents

7, 2006

The Hispanic population continues to grow in Ohio, especially in Franklin County. In the second part of this series Franklin County is examined on what its doing to address an ongoing problem: communication barriers.

Clark County Sheriff’s Office Learns Spanish

6, 2006

The Hispanic population in Ohio has been growing over the past 15 years and it does not appear that trend will fade. Along with the constant growth, however, is an endless problem: the difficulty of communication between emergency responders and Spanish-speaking residents. But a group of law enforcement officers and dispatchers in Clark County are making efforts to tear down the communication barrier in their community.

Marion County deputy shot and killed.

14, 2004

A Marion County sheriff’s deputy has been shot and killed Thursday morning after responding to a report of a disabled vehicle and radioing in that he saw two men walking along the highway.