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01.18.2017:  OIU’s AAIC Johnson Promoted to AIC of Cincinnati District

01.13.2016:  Akron man convicted of illegal alcohol sales

01.10.2017:  Agents seek public's assistance spotting human trafficking

01.09.2017:  Columbus bar, two women charged with illegal gambling

01.05.2017:  Columbus bar, two women charged with illegal gambling

12.30.2016:  From Cincinnati.com – Jack Casino fined $50K after fatal March crash

12.29.2016:  Horseshoe Casino ordered to pay forfeiture fine

12.29.2016:  From the Toledo Blade - Toledo man charged with operating illegal gambling machines

12.28.2016:  Three Toledo bars, one bar owner charged with illegal gambling


12.23.2016:  Gambling charges filed against Columbus and Gahanna men

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12.21.2016:  From WKRC in Cincinnati - Illegal gambling, counterfeit clothing part of convenience store investigation

12.19.2016:  OIU agents charge Fairfield man, Cincinnati convenient store with gambling violations

12.19.2016:  OIU Cleveland agents charge Parma bar owners, permit with illegal gambling

11.22.2016:  WFMJ in Youngstown - Human Trafficking Task Force raids North Lima strip club

11.15.2016:  From WEWS in Cleveland - Sting operation busts Akron bars, carry-out for selling alcohol to minors

10.31.2016:  From the Athens Post – Police issue more than 150 citations; partygoers enjoy warmer weather during 2016 Halloween Block Party

10.26.2016:  Agents offer tips for Halloween party-goers

9.27.2016:  From Fox 8 in Cleveland - Video shows what led to conviction of bartender accused of serving man too much to drink

8.12.2016:  Agents encourage parents to understand the dangers of alcohol before they leave for college

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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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