Latest Ohio Attorney General's Office News

Ohio officer won't be charged in deadly shooting after chase

Oct. 22, 2021 17:51 PM EDT

A police officer won't face any state charges for fatally shooting a 19-year-old man after a car chase that began with a stop for a loud muffler near Cleveland, Ohio’s attorney general said Friday. A Cuyahoga County grand jury on Thursday declined to indict the East...

Democrats, NAACP sue over Ohio stand-your-ground gun bill

Sep. 09, 2021 15:13 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Lawmakers in Ohio's Republican-dominated Legislature violated the state constitution when they added and approved a last-minute provision that eliminated gun owners' duty to retreat when facing threats, according to two Democratic lawmakers, the Ohio branch of the NAACP and...