We are proud to have stories by the late Mike Jones on The Wire, as Mike helped shape this website. Mike, was senior media specialist for OPPD from 1998 to December 2016. He spent much of his time responding to inquiries from the media. Before coming to OPPD, he worked at KETV, doing a little bit of everything from reporting to anchoring the news to even covering sports. Mike started early in the news business, getting his first job in radio when he was 14 years old. Mike and his wife Phyllis have three children.