Cuyahoga County Prosecutor

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


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

Life sentences for three in Cleveland Heights murder

Three of the men who planned and executed the robbery during which Cleveland Heights pub owner James Brennan was murdered last summer could spend the rest of their lives in prison, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced. more...

Bond for accused child rapist raised to $10 million after escape plan uncovered

A Westlake man indicted for the rapes of multiple children had his bond raised to $10 million today after prosecutors decoded a letter in which he detailed an escape plan, Cuyahoga County Prosecutor Timothy J. McGinty announced. more...

Serial rapists responsible for at least 600 attacks linked to untested evidence, authorities believe

Since embarking on a massive rape kit testing initiative, authorities say they have identified 207 suspected serial rapists responsible for almost 600 attacks across Greater Cleveland. more...

3rd suspect charged with murdering Jim Brennan pleads guilty; brother rejects deal on lesser charges

The final suspect charged with murdering popular Cleveland Heights restaurant owner Jim Brennan has pleaded guilty. more...

Heartless Felons member gets 14 years in Cleveland RTA bus stop shooting

A 20-year-old member of the Heartless Felons gang was sentenced to 14 years in prison Thursday for shooting a man and stealing his cellphone. more...