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October 17, 2017
WOUB Local News
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Scioto County is second the State Highway Patrol's top ten arrest list
(2008-03-25)
(WOUB) - Scioto County is number two on the Ohio State Highway Patrol's top ten list of counties with the highest number of arrests so far in 2008.

According to a press release, the troopers assisted local law enforcement agencies to make 116 arrests in Scioto County in January and February.

That's five arrests ahead of third place Butler County and 70 arrests behind top ranked Franklin County which had 186 arrests.

Around our region, Lawrence and Guernsey Counties also cracked the top ten.

Lawrence was ninth with 67 arrests followed by Guernsey in tenth with 64 arrests.
The numbers were released by today (Tuesday) as part of the Highway Patrols 24/7 initiative which aims to reduce crime on Ohio's roadways at all times.
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