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






A new set of statistical measures developed by the Prosecutor’s Office tracks the performance of the Criminal Justice System in Cuyahoga County.

News from the Prosecutor’s Office

Alberto Medina Sentenced to Life for Murder of His Children’s Mother

Alberto Medina pled guilty to murdering his ex-girlfriend and was sentenced to life in prison with first chance of parole after 33 years, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Convicted gambler loses nightstand stash of $500,000, gets probation and $5,000 fine

A convicted gambler who stashed $500,000 under his nightstand lost the money Monday when a judge sentenced him in a wide-ranging electronic gaming ring. more...

Serial rapist Ronald Wheeler sentenced for two 1994 attacks

A serial rapist has been sentenced to 22 years in prison for his sexual assaults on two teenagers in 1994, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Victim held as sex slave of 'Buddy Love' speaks to NewsChannel5

One of the seven sex slave victims of Darrell McClendon tells of the horrifying experience at the hands of the man who also went by the name "Buddy Love." more...

Knife-wielding killer sentenced to life in prison for attack at ex-girlfriend's home

Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Judge Janet Burnside sentenced Parker on Thursday to life in prison for stabbing Gabriel Payne, 35, to death June 10. Parker's first chance at parole will be in 20 years. more...