Cuyahoga County Prosecutor

"Justice delayed is justice denied." -- William E. Gladstone

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

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News from the Prosecutor’s Office

Woman sentenced for killing boyfriend in reckless crash

A 26-year-old Cleveland woman was sentenced Wednesday to eight years in prison for killing her boyfriend in a May car crash that started with an argument over an unexpected dinner guest. more...

Cleveland attorney sentenced for bilking clients

A longtime Cleveland attorney was sentenced Tuesday to more than two years in prison after he admitted to stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from several of his clients, including an elderly Korean War veteran. more...

Prosecutor's Office unveils public safety initiative

The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office has unveiled a new public safety initiative that provides law enforcement with another tool to help solve or deter crime in our neighborhoods. more...

Jurors choose death penalty for Heartless Felon

A 21-year-old gang member should be executed for killing three people inside a suburban Cleveland barbershop and plotting from jail to kill a witness who planned to testify against him, a jury has recommended. more...

Statement from Prosecutor McGinty on the jury's recommendation of the death penalty for Douglas Shine Jr.

The jurors have lived with the horrific facts of this case for more than two months, and we respect their difficult decision. more...