Justice Department Allocates $19.7 Million to Help Jurisdictions Register, Track Sex Offenders and Protect Young Athletes

WASHINGTON – The Office of Justice Programs’ Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART) today announced awards of nearly $15.8 million to help states, U.S. territories and tribal communities develop and improve their systems to register and track sex offenders.… Read full story

Troopers Seize $3,250 Worth of Marijuana, Ecstasy Pills, Powdered Ecstasy and Liquid Codeine in Hancock County

COLUMBUS – Ohio State Highway Patrol troopers filed a felony drug charge against a Michigan woman after a traffic stop in Hancock County. During the traffic stop, troopers seized 23 grams of marijuana, 80 ecstasy pills, 6.5 grams of powdered ecstasy, and 376 milliliters of liquid codeine worth approximately $3,250.Read full story