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AG Yost Reminds Parents How to Protect Children from Identity Theft

In an effort to curb identity theft of children, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is advising parents to proactively place a freeze on their child’s credit report.

3/4/2021

AG Yost Part of Multistate Settlement to Shut Down Massive Illegal Robocall Operation

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost, along with 38 other states, is shutting down an illegal robocall outfit that used veterans, children and first responders to deceptively solicit $110 million in donations.

3/4/2021

Individuals Responsible for 1974 Reynoldsburg Murder Identified

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost and Reynoldsburg Division of Police Chief Curtis Baker today announced that forensic testing has solved the 1974 killing of a 15-year-old girl.

3/3/2021

AG Yost Files Court Action to Protect Youth at Ashland-Area Treatment Facility After Claims of Illegal Restraint of Children

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost has filed a lawsuit on behalf of the Ohio Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (OhioMHAS) to remove owners of the Mohican Young Star Academy from operating the facility for improperly restraining youth being treated for mental health issues.

3/3/2021

AG Yost Applauds Prioritization of Peace Officers for COVID-19 Vaccine

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost applauded the addition of peace officers in Ohio’s prioritized list for the COVID-19 vaccine. 

3/1/2021

Guernsey County Woman Sentenced to 20 Years for Contributing to Son's Death

A Guernsey County woman was sentenced to 20 years in prison for her role in the 2018 death of her 6-year-old son, Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost announced today.

3/1/2021

Attorney General Issues 2020 Conceal Carry Report

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today issued Ohio’s Law on Concealed Handguns annual report showing that 169,232 concealed carry licenses were issued in Ohio in 2020.

3/1/2021

AG Yost Initiates Suspension Proceedings for Indicted Cleveland City Councilman

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today filed a request to commence suspension proceedings against Kenneth Johnson, a Cleveland City Council member facing corruption charges.

2/26/2021

Yost Sues Biden Administration for Failure to Deliver Census Data by Deadline

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost today announced the filing of a federal lawsuit to compel the U.S. Census Bureau to release population data relevant to Ohio’s upcoming congressional redistricting process.

2/25/2021

AG Yost Calls on President Biden to Protect Ohioans, Not Illegal Alien Sex Offenders

Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost is demanding that President Joe Biden and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) reinstate Operation Talon, a nationwide operation to remove convicted sex offenders who are in the country illegally.

2/24/2021
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