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

Sword-wielding sex offender sentenced to 28 years in prison

CLEVELAND — A sword-wielding, violent predator, accused of inflicting unthinkable acts of cruelty on adults, children and pets, was sentenced Tuesday. more...

Sex Offender Sentenced to 28½ Years

Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Richard J. McMonagle sentenced sex offender Amauris Zaiter to 28½ years in prison, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Serial Sexual Offender with Three Prior Convictions Gets Nine to 25 More Years

Roy Owens, a serial sex offender now serving time for Aggravated Burglary, will spend nine to 25 additional years in prison for a 1993 rape investigated and prosecuted by the DNA Cold Case Task Force, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Northeast Ohio heroin traffickers being injected with new legal weapon: manslaughter charges

Desperate for a solution to the heroin epidemic, prosecutors have started holding drug dealers responsible for their clients’ overdose deaths. more...

No Longer Ignored, Evidence Solves Rape Cases Years Later

In just the last year, initial testing of old kits in Detroit and Cleveland has yielded hundreds of indictments and revealed scores of repeat offenders. more...