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08.27.2015:  Four indicted in June Ashtabula County crash


08.27.2015:  WXIX in Cincinnati - Feds: Butler County business at center of $1M food stamp fraud ring


08.27.2015:  WCPO in Cincinnati - Fairfield food stamp fraud story


08.26.2015:  14 arrest warrants issued in alleged food stamp fraud, drug trafficking conspiracy


08.26.2015:  From WBNS in Columbus - Important Tips To Keep College Freshmen Safe


08.17.2015:  Norwalk Reflector - Liquor agents offer safety tips for students as they return to Ohio's colleges and universities


08.17.2015:  Portsmouth Daily Times - Safety and student drinking


08.13.2015:  OIU agents offer safety tips for students as they return to Ohio's colleges and universities


07.17.2015:  OIU Agents: Drink Responsibly At Events


07.10.2015:  ODPS Quarterly Contributing to a Safer Ohio Video


07.10.2015:  WSYX – Columbus – Selling to Minors: Agents Busting Businesses Selling Alcohol to Minors


07.07.2015:  Brooklyn, Ohio, Man Charged With Operating A Bookmaking Operation


06.12.2015:  From Fox 8 Cleveland – I-Team Exclusive: Four area businesses searched on allegations of food stamp trafficking


06.12.2015:  Marion Star – Joint operation leads to 43 arrests


06.11.2015:  OIU agents urge summer concert attendees to be responsible


06.11.2015:  From Cleveland.com - Cleveland grocery and three people charged with food stamp fraud


06.10.2015:  Three Cleveland residents and one business indicted in food stamp fraud and theft charges


05.28.2015:  Cleveland.com – Suspected gambling operations raided in Parma, Fairview Park


05.28.2015:  WFMJ in Youngstown – Investigation into "illegal" video slots behind raid on Youngstown business


05.28.2015:  The News-Herald – Northeast Ohio establishments cited in investigation


05.27.2015:  OIU files 525 administrative charges against 22 liquor permits in three Ohio counties


05.27.2015:  OIU, United States Secret Service, Florida and Georgia officials conduct search warrants on illegal gambling operations


05.26.2015:  From Cleveland.com – Frank's Beverage, six people indicted on charges of food stamp fraud and theft


05.22.2015:  Cleveland business and six individuals indicted on food stamp fraud crimes


05.21.2015:  From the Akron Beacon Journal - Jurors find Akron man guilty of stealing more than $1 million in food stamp scam


05.21.2015:  The Jackson County Times-Journal - Agents to parents, high school graduates: Don’t offer alcohol to underage party guests


05.19.2015:  From the Massillon Independent - Four Perry Twp. businesses cited, four employees arrested for underage alcohol sales


05.15.2015:  Agents to parents, high school graduates: Don't offer alcohol to underage party guests


05.12.2015:  From the Youngstown Vindicator - Warren man charged with operating a liquor establishment without a license


05.11.2015:  WFMJ in Youngstown - Warren night club shutdown for liquor violations


04.29.2015:  From WTOV in Steubenville - ‘Operation shield’ a success in Belmont County


04.16.2015:  From Lima's television stations - Alcohol Serving Education


04.16.2015:  Buckeye Lake Beacon - Be safe and smart this prom season


04.15.2015:  Bellefontaine Examiner - State alcohol agents: Be safe, smart this prom season


04.10.2015:  Pike County News Watchman - OIU agents to parents and students: Be safe and smart this prom season


04.09.2015:  OIU agents to parents and students: Be safe and smart this prom season


04.06.2015:  Twenty-seven liquor permits checked, five sold alcohol



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The Ohio Investigative Unit is committed to providing quality enforcement of state, federal and local laws with emphasis on liquor, food stamp and tobacco offenses, further offering educational guidance and professional assistance to law enforcement agencies and to the general public.

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