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

Brother of former Browns' linebacker Eddie Johnson sentenced to life in prison for hammer slaying

Johnny Lee Johnson sentencedThe brother of former Browns linebacker Eddie Johnson was sentenced to life in prison Tuesday for killing his girlfriend by beating her in the head with a hammer and then stuffing her body in the closet of a Lakewood apartment late last summer. more...

Prosecutor’s Office asks clemency for Arthur Tyler

The Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Office today asked the Ohio Parole Board to recommend that Arthur Tyler’s death sentence be commuted to life without the possibility of parole. more...

Cleveland woman admits to driving over friend and dragging body 400 feet

A Cleveland woman admitted Monday that she killed a friend in a drunken-driving accident in which she ran over the victim with a car and dragged her body 400 feet. more...

Cuyahoga County Prosecutor’s Prosecutor Office establishes unit to review wrongful conviction claims

Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty has created a Conviction Integrity Unit that will review the claims of prisoners who present credible new evidence of their innocence. more...

New Conviction Integrity Unit will review innocence claims

Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty said he's putting the process in place to continue to build public confidence in the justice system. more...