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August 1, 2019 – News Director Tom Tingerthal talks with Chillicothe Police Chief Jon Maples about theprocess of replacing police cars

July 25, 2019 – News Director Tom Tingerthal talks with Adam Crouch, a Criminal Investigator with the State Fire Marshall’s Office.  Crouch talks about fires, the Arson Hotline and what they look for at a fire scene.

July 18, 2019 – Jon Ingram talks to Chillicothe Police Chief Jon Maples. He gives an update on the department and talks about how the department is hoping to evolve in the future.


June 27, 2019 – Sergeant Hayes of the Chillicothe Police Dept. explains what Peace Officers Standard Training is, how it ensures that officers stay up to date with their knowledge of laws, and talks about how it enables the department to continue to hone their skills.



June 20, 2019 – Officer Schmidt of the Chillicothe Police Dept. stops by to talk about how to stay safe during the hot weather that summer brings.


June 13, 2019 – Jon Ingram speaks with Officer Matt Wright of the Chillicothe Police Dept. Officer Wright talks about how the type of crimes change during the summer, and gives tips on how to avoid falling victim to said crimes.




June 6, 2019 – Chief Jon Maples outlines the community response to the flooding that closed many major roads in Chillicothe. He also discusses with Jon Ingram how the steady increase in calls for service is affecting the department.


May 23, 2019 – Detective Whitney Murdock of the Chillicothe Police Dept. talks about Crisis Intervention Training, which helps the officers to better handle situations involving people in psychological crises.