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Attorney General DeWine Awards Nearly $1 Million in Rape Crisis Program Grant Funding

February 21, 2014 in News, State News

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine announced today that he has awarded 25 rape crisis centers in Ohio with a total of nearly $1 million in new grant funding.

“This is the first time that money from Ohio’s new Rape Crisis Program Trust Fund is being used, so these are additional resources that can now go towards helping survivors of sexual assault,” said Attorney General DeWine. “The funds will help strengthen and expand upon the services and support these agencies currently provide, which are essential in the recovery process after a traumatic assault.”…

Attorney General DeWine Releases February Sexual Assault Kit Testing Update

February 4, 2014 in News, State News

The Toledo Journal Newswire

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) — In an effort to keep the public up-to-date on the progress of the Sexual Assault Kit (SAK) Testing Initiative, Attorney General DeWine released the following status update today:

As of February 1, 2014:

Forensic scientists with the Attorney General’s Bureau of Criminal Investigation (BCI) have received 5,523 previously untested rape kits from 121 law enforcement agencies in Ohio.

Ohioans Targeted by Utility Bill Email Scam

January 24, 2014 in News, State News

The Toledo Journal Newswire

(COLUMBUS, Ohio)—Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine today warned Ohioans to beware of unexpected email messages that appear to be utility bills.

In the last two weeks, the Attorney General’s Office has received more than 30 reports of utility bill email scams from consumers across Ohio.

Craps dealer charged with cheating at Ohio casino

August 9, 2012 in Lifestyle, Local News, News, State News, Top Stories

Authorities say 11 people, including a casino dealer, have been accused of cheating at a casino in Toledo.
The charges announced Wednesday are the first since the Hollywood Casino in Toledo opened in late May…