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Franklin County Sheriff Treated For Cancer

12:00AM
April
26, 2011

A longtime Franklin County law enforcement officer is undergoing cancer treatments. The Franklin county sheriff’s office has confirmed that Sheriff Jim Karnes is being treated for pancreatic cancer.

Sheriff’s Deputies Make Huge Pain Pill Bust

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12:00AM
August 2, 2010

Franklin County Sheriff’s deputies made a major bust Sunday night in Columbus’s illegal prescription drug trade. WOSU reports a husband and wife were arrested after being found with thousands of pills.

Richland County Sheriff Threatens Lawsuit Over Budget Cuts

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March
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
12:00AM
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
12:00AM
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

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12:00AM
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

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April
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

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February
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

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February
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.

12:00AM
October
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.