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Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters

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Joseph T. Deters, Prosecuting Attorney

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Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces the conviction of former Loveland Police Officer Anthony Pecord

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced that former Loveland police officer Anthony Pecord has been convicted of three counts of Gross Sexual Imposition (F4) and has been sentenced to 4 years in prison. As a result of the plea, Pecord will be required to register as a Tier I sex offender for a period of 15 years. Pecord was indicted earlier this month for an incident that occurred on January 24, 2021. Hamilton [...]

March 31st, 2021|

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters Announces Domestic Violence Conviction of Douglas Ford

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the conviction of Douglas Ford for Domestic Violence (F3). At sentencing, Ford will face a maximum punishment of 3 years in prison. On December 13, 2020, Mt. Healthy police responded to the scene on Perry Street for reports made by the victim’s children of domestic trouble. When the officer approached the residence, she heard Ford tell the victim, “Are you ready to die, bitch?” The officer immediately [...]

March 29th, 2021|

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters Announces The Indictment In Felonious Assault Of 1 Year Old Child In Queensgate

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment of Robert Fogle for one count of Child Endangering (F2) and one count of Felonious Assault (F2). If convicted, he faces a maximum possible sentence of 8 years in prison. Two other individuals, Mary Hensley and Kayla Dragston (the child’s mother) were also indicted. Mary Hensley has been indicted for one count of Child Endangering (F3) and one count of Possessing Drug Abuse Instruments (M2). [...]

March 26th, 2021|

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters Announces Indictment in Madeira Beverage Homicide

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment against Lamond Johnson (DOB 1/27/86) for the February murder of Roop Gupta, the owner of Madeira Beverage.  Johnson is charged with 1 count of Aggravated Murder (SF), 1 count of Murder (SF), 2 counts of Aggravated Robbery (F1), 1 count of Robbery (F3), 1 count of Felonious Assault (F2), 1 count of Felonious Assault on a Police Officer (F1), 2 counts of Weapons Under Disability [...]

March 17th, 2021|

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters Announces The Indictment Of Former Loveland Police Officer Anthony Pecord

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced an indictment against Anthony Pecord (DOB 10/15/72) for 8 counts of Rape and 8 counts of Sexual Battery.  If convicted on all charges, he faces the possibility of 88 years in prison. Pecord is currently being held on bond in the Hamilton County Justice Center. Pecord is charged with raping the victim while the victim was unconscious, and unable to consent due to intoxication. Hamilton County Prosecutor [...]

March 15th, 2021|

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Every week we will be highlighting some of the most noteworthy cases being heard in Hamilton County courtrooms.We hope you will check back frequently and stay informed about the happenings in our local criminal justice system! ... See MoreSee Less
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"Violent criminals, especially felons in possession of firearms, are a serious danger to this community. People should not have to live in fear of coming upon a defendant who should have never been released from jail in the first place."Read more of Prosecutor Joe Deters' comments and additional facts on today's indictment of Lonnell Anderson (who was under indictment for Having Weapons Under Disability and on the street after posting a $4,000 bond at 10%) for the murder of Derek Smith here: ... See MoreSee Less
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“I am stunned by the overreaction of Cincinnati Public Schools. Firing the coach, who was not involved in this incident, and cancelling the football season for the entire team is wrong. Their actions affected kids on the team who were not even present.By all accounts, this football coach was a positive influence in these kids’ lives. And being a part of a high school team keeps kids off the street and on the straight and narrow. This coach was providing necessary guidance and rules for these kids, which is needed for boys of this age. Why we would take any of that away from these students is beyond me.”You can read the full press release from today's announcement regarding the August 30th Western Hills University High School locker room incident here: ... See MoreSee Less
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