Mike DeWine

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6:56 am
Fri July 12, 2013

AG Releases Numbers On Internet Cafes

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says the state is home to 340 internet cafes.

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11:44 am
Fri June 28, 2013

AG Releases Human Trafficking Report

The Ohio Attorney General's Office says local law enforcement agencies reported 30 human-trafficking cases in the past year.

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12:32 pm
Wed June 19, 2013

Radcliff Returns In New Role

A former Central Ohio sheriff labeled the nation's longest-serving is the state attorney general's new liaison with local law enforcement officials.

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7:01 am
Tue June 4, 2013

AG Wants Changes In Laws Governing Synthetic Drugs

Ohio lawmakers have passed a crack down on synthetic drugs known as bath salts.

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12:27 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

690 Ohio Kids Missing

Attorney General Mike DeWine says Ohio has 690 cases of missing children on record.

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6:48 am
Fri May 24, 2013

Plan Removes Statute Of Limitations In Sexual Assault Cases

A bill in the Ohio legislature would remove the 20-year statute of limitations for prosecuting rape and sexual battery cases.

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6:31 am
Thu May 23, 2013

House Approves Internet Cafe Moratorium

The Ohio House has approved a bill extending the state's moratorium on the opening of new internet cafes and imposing a new reporting requirement.

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7:26 am
Thu March 21, 2013

State Funding Will Expand Services For Rape Survivors

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says he'll provide grant money for new regional sexual assault coordinators to oversee direct and comprehensive services for survivors.

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12:37 pm
Fri February 22, 2013

DeWine Issues Crime Alert

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine has issued an unusual statewide crime alert.

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12:00 pm
Fri February 8, 2013

State Reaches Deal With Springfield Bingo Club

Ohio's attorney general has announced an agreement with a Springfield bingo club to settle allegations of illegal gambling activity.

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10:07 am
Thu January 24, 2013

DeWine Talks Human Trafficking At CMC

Human Trafficking is gaining attention as a global human rights problem that demands local action.

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9:54 am
Fri September 28, 2012

New Push To Solve Old Homicides

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says his office is putting a new emphasis on solving more than 5-thousand cold-case homicides.

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12:21 pm
Fri August 24, 2012

DeWine Opens Law Enforcement Summit In Columbus

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says while the state is sometimes criticized for having too many overlapping police departments, he sees the number of agencies as an asset.

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5:29 pm
Tue August 14, 2012

BCI Launches Dive Team To Aid Investigations

Members of the BCI forensic dive team trying out some new sonar equipment in a quarry in Circleville
Ohio Public Radio

The state’s criminal investigation team is branching out by going underwater. Ohio Public Radio’s Karen Kasler went out for an afternoon with a group of crime scene investigators hoping to bring their skills to counties that need them. 

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5:05 pm
Mon July 9, 2012

Authorities arrest suspects in multi-state telemarketing scam

Ohio officials say only two of the 18 indicted suspects remain at large in a telemarketing scam that allegedly stole millions from people in 41 states over the past five years. Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine's office said Monday that two more members of the ring, including its alleged leader, have been arrested in the past two days - one in Florida and one in Ohio. DeWine says the suspects targeted land owners and led them to believe their property was worth more than it really was.

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5:04 pm
Wed June 20, 2012

Ohio's Attorney General offers staff for mediation assistance

Ohio's Attorney General is offering to have his staff mediate disputes between local governments and citizens who are demanding they turn over public records. A.G. Mike DeWine talks about his offer in this interview with statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen.

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