OH: Ex-Hocking County police chief pleads guilty to misusing crime data system

Mary Beth Lane reported this a few weeks ago:

A former Laurelville police chief pleaded guilty yesterday in Hocking County Common Pleas Court to unauthorized use of property.

James E. Taylor admitted that he misused the Ohio Law Enforcement Gateway to obtain information on people for purposes unrelated to law enforcement. The online secure network shares criminal-justice data among law-enforcement agencies and is supposed to be used only for official business.

Judge John T. Wallace scheduled sentencing for Oct. 16.

Read more on Columbus Dispatch.

Thanks to Joe Cadillic for the link.

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