Police Community relations Ginther Appoints 17 Members To Safety Commission By Mike Foley • Mar 8, 2018 Foley Columbus Mayor Andy Ginther has announced the members of the city’s safety commission. My Brother's Keeper Summit/Big Table Converge For Conversation On Police And Community Relations By Mike Foley • May 17, 2017 Foley More than 100 Columbus students, government officials, and service providers gathered Wednesday for a "My Brother’s Keeper" summit. Historic Police Standards Set, But Work Just Starting On Improving Police-Community Relations By Karen Kasler (Ohio Public Radio) • Aug 31, 2015 For the first time, Ohio’s law enforcement agencies now have a set of minimum standards for the use of deadly force and for recruitment and hiring. Panel Sets Statewide Standards For Police Use Of Deadly Force And Recruitment By Ohio Public Radio • Aug 28, 2015 For the first time in state history, there is now a set of minimum standards for police use of deadly force and recruitment. Police-Community Relations Panel Has One Month For Final Touches On Deadly Force, Hiring Standards By Ohio Public Radio & Jim Letizia • Aug 12, 2015 State of Ohio The panel that’s working on police-community relations has come up with drafts of standards on use of force, recruitment and hiring. New Police Recruits Will Have To Have HS Diploma By Associated Press • Aug 3, 2015 Police officers in Ohio will soon be required to have a high school diploma or equivalent under several police training changes cleared by a state panel. Kasich Appoints Members Of New Police Standards Board By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jun 6, 2015 WCBE Files Ohio Governor John Kasich has named the members of a first-ever Ohio police standards board that will lay out rules for law enforcement on the proper use of deadly force. Lawmakers Hear Testimony On Ohio Police Training Changes By Associated Press • Jun 3, 2015 Ohio would boost the amount of training to become a police officer and require all candidates for law enforcement jobs to have a high school diploma under legislation being considered at the Statehouse. US Attorney General Visits Cincinnati By Ohio Public Radio & Tana Weingartner • May 20, 2015 U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch met with city, police and community leaders in Cincinnati today during the first stop on a multi-city tour discussing new and collaborative policing strategies. Bill Addresses Officer Training Hours Cap, Education Requirement But Avoids Continuing Education By Ohio Public Radio • May 13, 2015 Ohio Attorney General's Office Ohio lawmakers are responding to a report on police officer training by proposing changes to the laws on basic training and recruitment. State To Implement New Standards For Police By Jim Letizia • May 5, 2015 cleveland.com A set of statewide standards will soon be in place for Ohio police officers. Governor Signs Executive Order Creating Police Advisory Board By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Apr 30, 2015 Ohio Public Radio Ohio Governor John Kasich has issued an executive order creating a state community-police advisory board. Ohio Police Task Force Issues Recommendations By Jim Letizia, Associated Press & Ohio Public Radio • Apr 24, 2015 Ohio Public Radio An Ohio police relations task force is recommending the state boost the minimum number of required training hours for officers and use stricter screening for applicants. State Task Force On Police Holds First Meeting By Ohio Public Radio • Jan 21, 2015 A state task force on police-community relations held its first meeting last night in Cleveland.