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Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces 10% reduction in his budget in response to County budget crisis

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced that he is cutting 10% of his office budget in response to the county budget crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic. The budget reduction is a combination of furloughs and pay cuts.  Some staff members are furloughed for 2 weeks and others are furloughed for 3 months.  [...]

By |2020-04-23T14:30:53-04:00April 23rd, 2020|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces 10% reduction in his budget in response to County budget crisis

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces a new “Crimes of Violence Against Women and Children” Unit

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the formation of the “Crimes of Violence Against Women and Children” Unit. This team will review and screen criminal cases where women, children and domestic partners are victims. Data from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention has shown that nearly 20% of all women experience some [...]

By |2020-04-23T13:15:20-04:00April 21st, 2020|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces a new “Crimes of Violence Against Women and Children” Unit

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters and Ohio Attorney General David Yost announce charge against Terry Blankenship for the death of Springdale Officer Kaia Grant

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters and Ohio Attorney General David Yost announced that Terry Blankenship (DOB 12/13/77) was charged with 1 count of Aggravated Murder (special felony) in violation of Ohio Revised Code Section 2903.01 (E) (1) for the purposeful killing of a police officer while on duty. On March 19th Blankenship broke [...]

By |2020-04-08T13:57:33-04:00April 8th, 2020|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters and Ohio Attorney General David Yost announce charge against Terry Blankenship for the death of Springdale Officer Kaia Grant

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters comments on prosecutor office staffing during coronavirus emergency

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters commented, "To keep our staff and the public we deal with healthy, we will be operating with reduced staff for the next 30 days.  We will comply with all court orders and handle all cases before the various courts in which we appear.  We will maintain a receptionist [...]

By |2020-03-16T15:57:55-04:00March 16th, 2020|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters comments on prosecutor office staffing during coronavirus emergency

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces indictment in cold case

“Amazing police work solves cold case.” Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment of Kentucky resident William Brian Blankenship (DOB 8-16-64).  Blankenship is now indicted on 3 counts of burglary (felony 2), 4 counts of rape (felony 1), 2 counts of kidnapping (felony 1) and 2 counts of gross sexual imposition (felony [...]

By |2020-02-11T15:22:40-05:00February 11th, 2020|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces indictment in cold case

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces indictment in case involving Princeton school security monitor

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment of Lamont Baldwin (DOB 6/30/65) for 11 counts of Gross Sexual Imposition (Felony 3) and 1 count of Gross Sexual Imposition (Felony 4).  If convicted of all charges, he faces the possibility of over 50 years in prison. Baldwin was employed as a security monitor [...]

By |2020-01-30T13:07:43-05:00January 30th, 2020|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces indictment in case involving Princeton school security monitor

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces indictment in murder of retired Cincinnati Police Officer

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment of Liscia Willis (DOB 7/21/70) for the murder of her father, retired Cincinnati Police Officer, James Lee (“Skip”) Dunlap.  Willis is now charged with 1 count of Aggravated Murder (Special Felony), 1 count of Murder (Special Felony) and 1 count of Tampering with Evidence (Felony [...]

By |2019-12-31T08:33:33-05:00December 30th, 2019|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces indictment in murder of retired Cincinnati Police Officer

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces referral to Special Prosecutor for gang of five case

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the referral of a State of Ohio Auditor report to a special prosecutor. The report from the State Auditor concludes: POTENTIAL VIOLATIONS This investigative summary focuses on potential criminal violations by five individual members of the City of Cincinnati Council - - ALEXANDER PAUL GEORGE (“P.G.”) SITTENFIELD, [...]

By |2019-12-19T15:14:20-05:00December 19th, 2019|Recent News|Comments Off on Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces referral to Special Prosecutor for gang of five case