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Ohio Supreme Court Puts Sheriff On Ballot For Committee Post

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Ohio Supreme Court rules Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott will be on the primary ballot as a candidate for a county Democratic Party post.
April 22, 2014

The Ohio Supreme Court has ordered that a central Ohio sheriff be put back on the May primary ballot for a Democratic party committee post.

Sheriff’s Office To Hire 40 Deputies; Sheriff Says More Are Needed

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Franklin County Commissioners approved hiring 40 deputies to fill vacant positions at county jails.
23, 2013

Franklin County Commissioners, Monday, approved using nearly $1.4 million from the sheriff’s contingency fund for 40 new deputies. Sheriff Zach Scott is pushing for even more hires.

Franklin County Sheriff Recruits Jail Deputy Candidates

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Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott begins recruitment of jail staff
March 6, 2013

Franklin County Sheriff Zach Scott today began recruitment of jail deputy applicants. But the recruitment efforts occur while the county commission studies jail staffing. The commission will meet later this month with a consultant it hired to study sheriff department management.

Accused “Peeping Tom” Videotaper Commits Suicide

38-year-old John Hayes was arrested August 29 after authorities searched his home on a child pornography search warrant.
September 6, 2012

Grandview Heights resident John Hayes was reportedly found dead by a coworker Wednesday.

Franklin County Sting Nets 38 Prostitution Arrests

The sting was led by the office's Special Investigations Unit.
January 11, 2012

The investigation targeted prostitutes and clients using hotels along the I-270 and Rt. 23 corridor.