Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine

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6:14 pm
Mon February 3, 2014

Challenger For AG's Office Alleges Cronyism Among Firms Representing State

Attorney General Mike DeWine is standing by his office’s policies when it comes to selecting law firms to perform state work.

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6:44 pm
Fri January 31, 2014

Ohio Sheriff Charged With Theft Denies Wrongdoing

A southeast Ohio sheriff has been indicted on 25 counts, including felony charges of theft in office, tampering with records and engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity.

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11:06 am
Wed December 4, 2013

DeWine Warns Of Possible Scams During Holidays

The state is urging people donating to charity this holiday season to watch for scams.  

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7:23 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

3 Southwest Ohio Village Employees Charged With Theft And Meth Production

Authorities in southwest Ohio say three village employees have been charged with theft in office and other counts, with one allegedly diverting thousands of dollars for meth labs.

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6:14 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Ohio Crime Lab Continues To Process Backlog Of Rape Test Kits

Attorney General Mike DeWine says Ohio's crime lab has processed almost 21-hundred previously untested rape kits in its effort to solve more reported sexual assaults with the help of DNA matches.

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6:10 pm
Wed October 2, 2013

Grand Jury Investigating Into Steubenville Rape Case To Reconvene

A grand jury investigating whether other laws were broken in the rape of a 16-year-old girl in Ohio last year will reconvene later this week.

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8:20 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Boehner and DeWine Subpoenaed In Veterans Charity Fraud Case

Leading Ohio Republicans including U.S. House Speaker John Boehner and the state attorney general have been subpoenaed to testify in a $100 million multi-state fraud case. 

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7:01 pm
Wed September 18, 2013

Political Donations Not Addressed In Veteran's Charity Scam Case

The Ohio attorney general's multi-state case against an alleged scam artist who collected as much as $100 million ostensibly for Navy veterans doesn't address the man's donations to politicians, including the attorney general himself. 

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8:11 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

Ohio AG Calls For Review Of Law Enforcement Information-Sharing

Ohio's attorney general wants an advisory panel to review security and protocols for the state's entire law enforcement information-sharing system, not just its use of facial recognition technology.

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12:48 pm
Mon September 9, 2013

New Containers To Speed Up Meth Lab Cleanup

The state attorney general says new hazardous material containers at five sites around Ohio will help authorities more quickly clean up methamphetamine labs.

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7:29 am
Tue August 27, 2013

Facial Recognition Software Generates Controversy

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine says law enforcement officers have used facial recognition technology nearly 27 hundred times since June.

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5:58 pm
Mon August 26, 2013

State Office Working Through Backlog of Rape Kits

There are thousands of rape kits that have never been tested in Ohio, and the state attorney general says his agency is working through that stack.

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8:46 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

AG Says Too Few Schools Have Adequate Safety Plans On File

As students throughout Ohio head back to school, Ohio’s Attorney General is reminding school officials to make sure they have a comprehensive school safety plan on file.

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12:57 pm
Mon August 19, 2013

Warning About Back To School Scams

It’s back to school time. Ohio’s Attorney General says that means it’s the time that scammers try to take advantage of families who are making preparations for the new school year.

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9:46 am
Mon August 12, 2013

Medical Device Phone Scam Targeting Ohioans

The state attorney general says more than 200 Ohioans have received unsolicited phone calls with offers of medical alert devices.

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7:36 pm
Thu August 8, 2013

Ohio Could See Record Number Of Concealed Carry Permits Issued In 2013

Ohio could see a record-breaking number of new licenses for carrying a concealed weapon this year.

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12:51 pm
Mon July 29, 2013

State Alerts Residents About Utility Scam

The state's attorney general urges Ohioans to watch out for scams involving utilities after two people reported losing about $800 each after unsolicited phone calls.

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7:40 pm
Thu July 18, 2013

Ohio Crime Lab Processing Evidence In Castro Case

Ohio crime lab employees are working overtime to test evidence in the Ariel Castro case. 

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6:15 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

State Launches Registry for Convicted Arsonists

People convicted of arson-related offenses in Ohio will have to register annually with local authorities under a new law in effect beginning this week.

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7:21 am
Tue June 25, 2013

Grants Funding Regional Sexual Assault Coordinators

The Ohio Attorney General's office has begun funding new regional sexual assault coordinators to oversee direct and comprehensive services for victims.

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