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Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced that the Hamilton County Prosecutor’s Office will appeal a recent decision by Judge Kari Bloom to release a juvenile offender from the Department of Youth Services. On September 24, 2018, J.H. entered into a plea agreement with the State of Ohio relating to a 2018 crime-spree that spanned multiple jurisdictions. J.H. was charged with 5 counts of Burglary (F2), 3 counts of Theft of a Motor Vehicle [...]
Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment of Charlando Peoples (DOB 5/11/88) for two counts of Robbery (F2/F3), one count of Resisting Arrest (F4), one count of Assault (F4), one count of Attempt Murder (F1), two counts of Felonious Assault (F2), one count of Obstruction of Official Business (F5) and two counts of Criminal Damaging (M2). If convicted on all charges, Peoples faces a maximum possible sentence of 21 years in prison. [...]
Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the conviction and sentence of Wilford Jenkins (DOB 11/10/72) for the death of his wife, Huletta. Jenkins was indicted in November 2021 for Murder, Felonious Assault and Tampering with Evidence. He faced a maximum possible sentence of 15-years-to-life in prison. On October 25, 2021, Officers located Jenkins and Huletta in their home, suffering from stab wounds. Investigators determined that Huletta had been stabbed in the chest and [...]
“I was elected to enforce the laws of the State of Ohio. I took an oath that I would do just that. I have repeatedly stated it is dangerous when prosecutors pick and choose what laws they want to enforce. When prosecutors do not follow their oath, it will promote lawlessness and challenge the basic structures of separation of powers.”
Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters and Clermont County Prosecutor Mark J. Tekulve called on the community to contact the Ohio Parole Board to oppose the release of David Carroll. In 2007, Liz and David Carroll were convicted for the August 2006 murder of their 3- year-old foster son, Marcus Fiesel. On August 4, 2006, prior to leaving town for a family reunion, the Carrolls bound and wrapped Marcus and locked him in a [...]
"This decision is a slap in the face to the numerous victims impacted by this guy. There are families who, to this day, do not feel safe in their homes because of his actions.
Our victims, police, and prosecutors agreed to this plea with the understanding that this violent offender would not get out a single day short of his full sentence. We fully expected all parties; prosecution, defense, and the judge to honor this agreement."
You can read more of Prosecutor Joe Deters' comments, as well as additional facts on today's announcement that the Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office will be appealing the decision of Hamilton County Juvenile Court Judge Kari Bloom to grant early-release to juvenile J.H. (name withheld pursuant to law) contrary to the terms of his agreed sentence, here: ... See MoreSee Less
The Hamilton County Prosecuting Attorney's Office is seeking an attorney, licensed to practice in the State of Ohio, to be part of the office's Civil Division.
The Civil Division of the Prosecutor's Office functions as the statutory legal advisor to the Board of County Commissioners for Hamilton County as well as all other elected and appointed officials in Hamilton County. Attorneys in the division work as a team to provide legal services that include negotiating and drafting of agreements, advising county officials and departments on legal matters, and providing representation in court proceedings against county officials, boards and employees.
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For Employment Opportunities Please email your resume and a cover letter to Triffon Callos. Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. 230 E. Ninth St...
Today, a Hamilton County Jury found defendant Quantez Wilcox (DOB 4/23/95) GUILTY on the charges of Murder (SF), Felonious Assault (F2), WUD (F3), and Tampering with Evidence (F3) relating to the 2020 killing of Keshawn Turner.