Ohio chief expands volunteer force to cope with small staff


By Lynn Hulsey
Dayton Daily News

DAYTON, Ohio — The city police department will likely become increasingly reliant on technology and citizen volunteers to cope with being short-handed, Dayton Chief Richard Biehl said.

Speaking on Wednesday, Dec. 9, during a City Commission budget work session, Biehl said the department will not be able to deliver the same level of service in the same ways with decreased staff.

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