Franklin County Sheriff

Madison Township police are investigating an officer-involved shooting last night at a home on Toy Road.

Democrats won five of the six contested Franklin County seats on the ballot Tuesday - two county commission seats, the treasurer, the clerk of courts, and the recorder.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A Columbus woman is due to appear in court today on charges of attacking Franklin County sheriff's deputies with a pickax.

Pickaway County Sheriff's Office

Pickaway County Sheriff's deputies say a man called a military veterans' crisis line in the middle of the night Monday, then confronted responding deputies with a rifle and was fatally shot.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies shot and killed a dog that attacked a police canine during a community event in Columbus yesterday.

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies are looking for a man who hit a department corporal with his vehicle on Sunday.

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies have charged a Columbus man with using kids to deal drugs across the city. 

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A former Franklin County Sheriff's  deputy will serve four years in prison for possessing child pornography.

Franklin County Sheriff's Office

A Franklin County Sheriff's deputy who was fired last April will be sentenced on February 20 on child pornography charges.

Columbus police and Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say they arrested 63 people this week during undercover prostitution stings conducted on Parsons Avenue, on the Hilltop and in Franklinton.

Franklin County Sheriff

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies are investigating the discovery of a man's body near West Broad Street early this morning.

Charges are pending against a Franklin County man accused of killing his mother last night.

A Franklin County Sheriff's deputy has been arrested on charges of collecting child pornography.

More than a dozen people are behind bars, with several more on the run, after a drug investigation in Franklin County.

Funeral services are pending for an Otterbein University athlete who drowned in a Hilliard lake.

A 12-year-old South side boy is hospitalized in serious condition after being hit by a train yesterday.

Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott says local and federal authorities seized large amounts of cocaine and marijuana from a Columbus home on Thursday.

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies have approved a new three-year contract that includes pay raises of 2.5 percent retroactive to the first of the year, 2.75 percent in the second year of the deal and 3 percent in the third year.

Authorities are investigating two overnight murders in and near Columbus.

Franklin County Sheriff's deputies have arrested twenty people on charges of selling bath salts.