Man's faith in police shaken following false arrest

HILLSBORO, Ohio (AP) — Three days before Thanksgiving in 2015, Aaron Roberts was driving home from work through this rural town in south central Ohio.

  • Written by By JAMES PILCHER , Cincinnati Enquirer

Death penalty documentary includes troubling Ohio execution

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A new documentary on the death penalty includes the work a federal public defender did on an Ohio execution that lasted 26 minutes while the inmate repeatedly gasped and snorted.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

Rival campaign to fight state senator's map-making proposal

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers of a proposed constitutional amendment to change the way Ohio draws congressional districts said Monday they oppose a competing plan brought forward in the state Legislature.

  • Written by By JULIE CARR SMYTH , AP Statehouse Correspondent

Ohio ex-trooper gets 30 days in jail for theft of seized gun

DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — A former State Highway Patrol lieutenant has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and three years of probation on a theft conviction for stealing a gun seized in another Ohio investigation.

  • Written by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS