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Attorney General DeWine Announces Homeless Youth and Aged-Out Victim of Crime Grants

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today announced two youth service organizations will be sharing nearly $430,000 in grant funding to help the young homeless population.

8/23/2012

Attorney General DeWine Lauds Moving Ohio Forward Demolitions Around Ohio

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today thanked local communities throughout the state that are beginning to take advantage of Moving Ohio Forward grants to demolish abandoned homes. DeWine gave his remarks at the demolition of one such property in Youngstown, where he was joined by Youngstown Mayor Charles Sammarone.

8/22/2012

WANTED SEX OFFENDER: Michael Francis Kelly

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine is asking for help from the public to locate a wanted sex offender who has stopped following his registration requirements.

8/21/2012

Ohio Attorney General, Bureau of Workers' Compensation Announce Convictions of Husband and Wife

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation  Administrator/CEO Steve Buehrer announced today the convictions of a husband and wife who worked together to defraud the state of nearly $175,000.

8/20/2012

Ohio Attorney General Announces Discovery of Marijuana Grow With Possible Connection to Mexican Drug Cartel

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced this afternoon the discovery of a major marijuana grow site in Pike County with suspected ties to a Mexican drug cartel.

8/16/2012

Ohio Attorney General Announces More Than a Dozen Drug Arrests in Alleged Northwest Ohio Cocaine Ring

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine joined Sandusky County Sheriff Kyle Overmyer, Ottawa County Sheriff Stephen Levorchick, and Fremont Police Chief Tim Wiersma this afternoon to announce the arrests and indictments of more than two dozen people in three counties today.

8/14/2012

Attorney General DeWine Unveils New BCI Forensic Dive Team

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that the newly formed Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) Forensic Dive Team is now available to help Ohio law enforcement agencies recover criminal evidence in water.

8/13/2012

11 Defendants Indicted for Cheating at Toledo's New Hollywood Casino

Lucas County Prosecutor Julia Bates, along with the Ohio Casino Control Commission and the Ohio Attorney General's Office today announce the indictments of 11 defendants charged with cheating at the Hollywood Casino in Toledo.

8/8/2012

Ohio Attorney General Releases In-Depth Ohio Sex Trafficking Report

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today released a report outlining findings of an Ohio sex trafficking study that centered around 328 self-identified human trafficking victims.

8/7/2012

Attorney General DeWine Reiterates Call for Internet Café Regulations as Owners Exploit Loopholes in Ohio Law

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today reiterated his call for the Ohio General Assembly to adopt regulations on internet cafes and sweepstakes parlors. DeWine expressed his concerns as research and information from the internet café affidavits filed with his office have made it increasingly clear that the business model for most sweepstakes parlors is designed to take advantage of loopholes in Ohio law.

8/7/2012
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