June 24, 2016


Three arrested after surprise visits from Lorain police

LORAIN – Lorain police, along with the Ohio Adult Parole Authority and Lorain County Probation Department, made surprise visits Tuesday and Wednesday to felons’ homes resulting in three narcotics and firearms-related arrests. According to a statement issued by Lorain police, felons on parole or probation who are known gang members, violent criminals or who had Read More…

Probation dispute between court, county settled

ELYRIA — The Ohio Supreme Court sided with Lorain County commissioners Tuesday in a long-running dispute over whether the county’s General Division judges could order the commissioners to provide funding for security at the offices of the county’s Adult Probation Department. The decision comes as the commissioners and judges are finalizing plans to renovate the Read More…

Lorain County Probation Department looking for new location

ELYRIA — The Lorain County Probation Department is on the hunt for a new place to call home. Court Administrator Tim Lubbe told the county commissioners Wednesday that a proposal to build out the now-vacant fifth floor of the Lorain County Justice Center to house both the Probation Department and the county’s drug lab would Read More…