PRESS RELEASE, 11/14/2017

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces no criminal charges against City Manager Harry Black

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced that no criminal charges would be filed against City of Cincinnati Manager Harry Black in regard to an October 27th phone call to Fraternal Order of Police Union President Dan Hils.

On October 27th at approximately 11:42 p.m. City Manager Harry Black placed a telephone call to Dan Hils at a Loveland residence.  The call concerned an on-going criminal case and open Citizen Complaint Authority case.

The Hamilton County Prosecutor’s Office reviewed the matter and decided that no criminal charges are appropriate.  The matter is now closed.