Cuyahoga County

Press Release Archive

8/25/2021County Prosecutor Michael O’Malley Issues Public Warning as Three Dirt Bike Thefts This Past Weekend Underscores Problem in Cleveland
8/20/2021Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Murder of East Cleveland Woman in Euclid; Trial of Co-Defendant Set to Begin on Monday
8/9/2021Cleveland Man Sentenced to 25 to 29 Years for 18 Armed Robberies of Gas Stations Across Cuyahoga County Within a Month Period
7/21/2021Woman Sentenced to 10 to 12 Years for Drunk-Driving Crash That Killed Construction Worker on Interstate 71
7/20/2021Cleveland Man Pleads Guilty to Hitting Runner With His Vehicle Before Robbing Her; Sentenced to 10 to 15 Years in Prison
7/12/2021G.O.L.D. Unit Utilizes Genealogical Testing to Identify Rapist in Decades-Old Case
6/30/2021Man Pleads Guilty to Impersonating a Police Officer and Kidnapping a 14-Year-Old Girl in Cleveland’s Cudell Neighborhood
6/22/2021Man Pleads Guilty to Killing Grandmother and Stabbing Two Siblings and Cousin; Sentenced to Life in Prison
6/22/2021Convicted Felon Sentenced to 17 to 20 ½ Years for Sexually Assaulting Multiple Women Eight Days After Being Released From Prison
6/17/2021Cleveland Man Sentenced to 40 Years in Prison for Killing 94-Year-Old Woman and Raping 16-Year-Old Mentally Disabled Girl During Random Home Invasions
5/26/2021Ohio ICAC Task Force “Operation Deja Vu” Nets Record-High 31 Arrests, Bringing Task Force Operations’ Total to Over 100 For Last Four Years
5/21/2021Pro Se Cold Case Rapist Convicted of Raping Two Women, Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison
5/14/2021Several Convicted Include Serial Rapist, Man Who Murdered Lakewood Neighbor, New Year’s Eve Party Shooter as Jury Trials Resume in Cuyahoga County
4/28/2021Cleveland Man Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Murder for Random Shooting of 81-Year-Old Man at Gas Station in Mount Pleasant Neighborhood
4/15/2021Cleveland Man Sentenced to 28 Years in Prison for Fourth of July Party Killing
4/9/2021Cleveland Man Indicted for Multiple Sexual Assaults and Kidnappings Over Two-Year Period
4/6/2021Parma Father Indicted for Murder of 5-Year-Old Son
4/2/2021Two Men Indicted for Double Homicide at 24/7 Diner in Cleveland’s Edgewater Neighborhood
3/31/2021Cleveland Man Convicted of Murder, Sentenced to Life in Prison for Killing Willoughby Man In Collinwood Neighborhood
3/19/2021“Laflexico” Gang Members Indicted for Numerous Felonies Occurring Over Last 15 Months Near Cleveland’s Westside
3/16/2021Cleveland Woman Indicted for Drunk-Driving Crash That Killed Two Lakewood Teenagers
2/11/2021Cleveland Mother Sentenced to 14 to 16 ½ Years in Prison for Attempting to Murder Her 6-Year-Old Son
1/28/2021Chagrin Falls Clerk Indicted for Embezzling More Than $238,000 Over Two Decades While Employed in the Village’s Building and Utilities Departments
1/21/2021Euclid Man Indicted for Causing Overdose Death of Cellmate in County Jail
1/19/2021Man Pleads Guilty to Murder of 94-Year-Old WWII Veteran; Sentenced to Life in Prison
1/12/2021Serial Rapist Pleads Guilty to Two Cold Case Sexual Assaults; Sentenced to an Additional 20 Years in Prison
12/30/2020Man Indicted for Murder of Garfield Heights Woman Inside Car on Interstate 77
12/10/2020Cleveland Man Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison for 2013 Rape of Developmentally-Disabled Woman, 2019 Rape of 76-Year-Old Woman
12/8/2020Cleveland Couple Sentenced to 15 and 8 Years in Prison for Causing Death of Four-Year-Old Godson
11/5/2020Cleveland Man Indicted for Murder Outside West Side Pizza Shop and Additional Shooting Days Later at Nearby Gas Station
10/27/2020Virginia and California Duo Indicted as Part of Voter Intimidation Robocall Scam That Targeted Midwestern Minority Communities
10/23/2020Convicted Drug Dealer Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for Selling Heroin That Caused Death of Fellow Bedford Man
10/16/2020Newly-Awarded $1,000,000 Grant Will Help Launch G.O.L.D. Unit, Focus On Genealogical Testing of 20 Most Wanted Cold Case Rapists
9/22/2020Serial Armed Robber Sentenced to 20 – 23 Years in Prison for Crime Spree in Cleveland’s Old Brooklyn Neighborhood and Surrounding Areas