Interim Police Chief Thomas Quinlan


Columbus Mayor Andy Ginther today named Tom Quinlan as the city's police chief. 

WCBE files

There are now two final candidates  for Columbus' next Police Chief. 

The committee conducting the search for a new Columbus Police Chief has narrowed the list of applicants down to five finalists. 

Fifteen people have applied to become the next Columbus police chief. 

A veteran Columbus police officer is facing three counts of dereliction of duty, and the division plans to develop more formal procedures to review the integrity of cases.

Two Columbus police officers have been fired for their role in the arrest of an adult film star in Columbus last summer.