Cuyahoga County Prosecutor

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


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Crime Stoppers  216.252.7463
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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

News from the Prosecutor’s Office

Daveion Perry indicted for murder of 15-year-old at Mr. Hero

A Cleveland Heights man faces aggravated murder charges for fatally shooting a 15-year-old boy while robbing a sandwich shop in the suburb, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Father sentenced in the shooting death of 1-year-old son

Ricardo Sims, who left two loaded handguns within the reach of children, has been sentenced to 30 months in prison for the accidental shooting death of his 1-year-old son Braylon. more...

Attorney indicted for taking bribe to impact case

An attorney has been indicted on charges including Bribery and Obstructing Justice, after accepting money to ensure that an alleged victim of domestic violence would change her story and not cooperate with authorities, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Multi-agency investigation takes aim at Brick Squad gang

An indictment targeting members of a street gang based in Cleveland’s Collinwood neighborhood was unsealed today. The 39-count indictment is the result of a months-long investigation by the Cleveland Division of Police, the Cleveland office of the FBI and the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives working in collaboration with the Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office. more...

Conspirator in Euclid retirement home slaying found guilty

Eddie Brownlee never pulled a trigger or even wielded the gun used to kill a 63-year-old resident of Euclid's Indian Hills Senior Community. But a jury found him guilty of aggravated murder. more...