Entity: Ohio - Franklin County

Investigations Update: State and Local Officials Involved in Capitol Attack

January 26, 2021
See the latest in our investigations into the events leading up to the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, including the involvement of state attorneys general and local government officials.

Records Request to Franklin County, Ohio, for Communications About U.S. Capitol Riot

January 21, 2021
Records request to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office in Ohio for communications concerning the invasion of the U.S. Capitol building on Jan. 6, 2021. An employee of the Franklin County Sheriff's Office, Marc Gofstein, said he was asked to resign after making several social media posts in which he was critical of the police response to the riot.