Wood County, Risingsun police officer settle wrongful arrest lawsuit

Wood County has settled a wrongful arrest lawsuit filed by a Risingsun police officer against a sheriff’s office deputy, according to...

New sheriff’s union contracts include 2 percent wage hike

The contracts being negotiated with Hancock County Sheriff Michael Heldman and employee unions will cost the county about $94,700 annually,...

Teenager killed in Sunday afternoon accident

A Fostoria teenager was killed in a one-car accident Sunday afternoon on Marion Township 205, southeast of Findlay, the Hancock County Sheriff’s...

The Courier and The Review Times win 10 Ohio APME awards

COLUMBUS — Veteran Courier reporter Lou Wilin was a first-place winner in a pair of categories in the annual Ohio Associated Press Media Editors...

UPDATE: Ultralight plane crashes, 1 hurt

A rural Findlay man was injured Wednesday night when his ultralight airplane crashed into a Marion Township field just east of Findlay. The...

3 arrested after Findlay drug raid

The Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force, with the assistance of the Findlay Police Department Emergency Response Team, arrested three people...

Commissioners reach agreement with sheriff’s union

A three-year contract agreement with sergeants in the corrections division at the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office was acknowledged by the county...

Fallen officers memorial set

The Fort Findlay Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 20 will hold its annual Hancock County Law Enforcement Memorial Service for its fallen...

Amber Alert canceled, boy found safe

UPDATED INFO: The statewide Amber Alert for Darius Heard has been canceled. Authorities say they safely recovered the boy in Akron. ORIGINAL...

Trump fires FBI director James Comey

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has fired FBI Director James Comey. In a statement, Trump says Comey’s firing “will mark a...

Seneca sheriff’s deputy shot, suspect killed in Tiffin

TIFFIN — A Seneca County sheriff’s deputy was shot Tuesday in Tiffin during an exchange of gunfire with a stabbing suspect, who was killed in the...

Hancock sheriff’s office adopts new state standards

The Ohio Collaborative Community-Police Advisory Board says it has certified that the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office has adopted and implemented...