Capital Headlines

Published: 02/19/2013

FIRST TRACE-BACK — The first charges were filed last month in an alcohol-related incident investigated jointly by the Ohio Investigative Unit and the State Highway Patrol as part of a new integrated initiative. It was announced in December that about 100 OIU agents would transfer to the Highway Patrol to conduct “trace-back” investigations on all fatal and serious injury motor vehicle accidents in which alcohol or drugs are suspected.