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On August 18th, 2021, the Editorial Board of voted unanimously to actively support retired Staff Lieutenant Kevin Miller's campaign for Ohio House District 72.  Kevin was appointed earlier this year and is campaigning to retain this seat in the coming 2022 election. Click on Kevin's uniform photo to link to
"I would tell young people getting in or wanting to get into the profession that, number one, law enforcement is a very noble profession," said Jones, who has worked law enforcement for nearly 29 years. "History has shown that there are ups and downs in law enforcement. We've seen it. Many of us have lived through those times and the last two, two and a half years have been no different. But it's about being a service-minded person. - Colonel Charles "Chuck" Jones
COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — In a letter sent to the Ohio State Highway Patrol Wednesday, the Ohio Department of Public Safety said the state will be offering recruitment and retention bonuses and some troopers will be getting pay raises.

DeWine has instructed the Department of Public Safety and Department of Administrative Services to enhance pay for certain categories of troopers and to offer the bonuses to new and existing employees, according to the letter.
​"There's a lot responsibility obviously that comes along with it and I understand that, but it's an opportunity that only 19 others before me have had the opportunity to do in the almost 89-year history of the Highway Patrol. It is definitely the highlight of my career and I'm looking forward to it."  - Colonel Chuck Jones, Ohio State Highway Patrol
Recent News
WSYX 6 / Ohio offering pay raises and recruitment, retention bonuses to troopers
Marion Star / Law Enforcement heads express congratulations to newest OSP colonel
Marion Star / Colonel Chuck Jones: "Law enforcement is a noble profession" 
WEWS 5 / 54% of fatal crashes in NE Ohio involve an impaired driver
WOIO 19 / School bus driver shortage continues despite possible solution
Tribune Chronicle / Champion fears for future of police 
WTVG 13 / OSHP releases video of Operation Blaser arrest
WSAZ 3 / Impaired driving initiative ends in treatment referrals 
WHIO 7 / OSHP works with other state agencies in drug seizures and arrests
Marion Star / Ex-Judges wife seeks early release following hit-skip conviction
Dispatch / Columbus has again passed the 100 homicide mark in 2022
River Cities Tribune / Michigan woman faces drug charges after traffic stop
Akron BJ / State investigating why a 2nd Amber Alert was sent on kidnapping
WKYC / Police respond to multiple swatting incidents in NE Ohio
WBNS 10 / Church pastor assaulted breaking up fight between students 
WBNS 10 / Swatting incident has heavy police response at Licking Valley HS