The United States has a long and tragic history of police brutality. Ohio is no exception. The government agencies that we rely on to protect our lives and property often end up perpetrating appalling acts of aggression against well-meaning citizens. Fortunately, the prevalence of smartphones…Read More
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Police departments across the country are adopting the use of body cameras due to recent officer-involved shootings. Civil rights groups clamored for police body cameras as a result of these incidents, but the allowable uses of video gathered from these cameras are still in question….Read More
Violent crime in Ohio is a significant concern for the state’s citizens. By watching the news, it is easy to feel as if crime is increasing across the country and if nothing is being done. However, Ohio’s Office of Criminal Justice Services recently released information…Read More
Law enforcement around the country are being put under a microscope as more information comes out about deaths that occur during police interactions and custody. From individuals who are killed while police attempt to make an arrest to those who have been killed while held…Read More
The clear connection between choking and fatal domestic violence is why Ohio lawmakers are attempting to make non-lethal strangulation a felony. House Bill 362 would make strangulation a domestic violence offense automatically charged as a third-degree felony. If abusers can be charged and punished with…Read More
Most drivers have had the unpleasant experience of receiving a traffic ticket and know that the unfortunate consequences can include heavy fines, points on your license and a possible increase in your insurance rates. Teen drivers face the same consequences, but for them, a traffic…Read More