Cuyahoga County Prosecutor

Hotlines

Child Abuse/ Neglect  216.696.KIDS
Children Who Witness Violence  216.443.7345
Crime Stoppers  216.252.7463
Cuyahoga County Whistleblowers  216.698.2999
Domestic Violence Help  216.391.4357
Elder Abuse  216.420.6700
Environmental Crime  800.282.9378
MADD/Victim-Survivor Help  877.MADD.HELP
Ohio Consumer Protection  800.282.0515
Rape Crisis Center Help  216.619.6192
Suicide Prevention  216.623.6888

In The Community





Hoping to hike public awareness of heroin's toll in Greater Cleveland, the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor's Office is launching a television and Internet information campaign. Read more

News from the Prosecutor’s Office

Rape kit testing projects could 'revolutionize' future sexual assault investigations, prosecutor says

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty welcomed a consortium of law enforcement, public officials and crime victim advocates to Cleveland this morning to discuss their common resolve to tackle rape kit testing, investigations and prosecutions in their cities. more...

Husband sentenced to life in prison without parole for killing his wife

A Cleveland man was sentenced to life without parole for the vicious slaying of his wife, whom he shot twice then dumped her body in the street and drove over it with her car. more...

Former Cleveland police officer pleads guilty to videotaping sex with teen-ager

A former Cleveland police officer admitted Wednesday that he videotaped himself having sex with a 15-year-old girl. more...

Statement by Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty on the death of County Jail inmate Chris O’Banion

Cuyahoga County Jail inmate Chris O’Banion, who was sentenced last week to spend 18 years in prison for using a phony Internet identity to lure a teenager into having sex with him, killed himself in his cell early this morning. more...

Former Bedford Municipal Court Harry Jacob III sentenced to 60 days in jail, 6 months house arrest

Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Brian Corrigan sentenced former Bedford Municipal Judge Harry Jacob III  to 60 days in jail and six months house arrest for falsifying court records and paying for sex with prostitutes. more...