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

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

Charges against police supervisors filed in East Cleveland

Dereliction of Duty charges have been filed in East Cleveland Municipal Court against five Cleveland Division of Police supervisors who failed to the control the reckless police chase that culminated in the deaths of two unarmed people on November 29, 2012, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Summit County jury recommends life for Deshanon Haywood

The Summit County Common Pleas Court jury that last month convicted Deshanon Haywood in the 2013 murder of four people has recommended that he be sentenced to life in prison, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Serial rapist Moses Clark gets life sentence

Serial rapist Moses Clark has been sentenced to life in prison with a first chance for parole in 36 years – when he will 101 years old, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Schoolteacher indicted on sex charges

A 28-year-old teacher has been indicted for sending lewd photographs to an undercover officer he believed was a teenage girl and for trying to arrange a sexual encounter with her, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced today. more...

Haywood guilty of Aggravated Murder in Summit County case

A Summit County jury this evening convicted Deshanon Haywood of the Aggravated Murder of two women and two men in 2013, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced. more...