Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

SAO Press Releases

For Immediate Release 1/21/16

The Maryland Court of Appeals affirmed a circuit court ruling against Steven Rich Tuesday. Rich was found guilty in February 2015 of two felony firearm charges and one count of resisting arrest.

For Immediate Release 12/16/15

Alonzo Gorham-Ramos will be sentenced on January 26, 2016, for the heinous murder of Kimberly Leto. Gorham-Ramos plead guilty to brutally stabbing Leto 11 times.

For Immediate Release 12/14/15

Cierra Curtis was found guilty of one count of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree child abuse resulting in death of her 20 month old son. Curtis faces up to 40 years in prison for her crimes.

For Immediate Release 12/10/15

Antomar Jones, 23, has been sentenced to life plus 20 years for the murder of Corey Alexander. A Baltimore jury convicted him of first degree murder, attempted second degree murder, and several handgun violations in October.

For Immediate Release 12/9/2015

 Larry Gilmore and Ernest Flowers have been sentenced to two concurrent life sentences for first degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder in the death of 17-year-old Dejuan Willis.

For Immediate Release 12/9/2015

Nicholas Heath has been found guilty of manslaughter in the death of Thomas Malenski, and second-degree assault of a second victim.

For Immediate Release 12/8/2015

Joseph Oglesby has been sentenced to life in prison for the first degree murder of Ralph Timmons. Timmons was shot multiple times inside a home in the 1900 block of North Bentalou street in April of 2013.

For Immediate Release


The Baltimore State’s Attorney’s Office hosted its first annual Winter Solstice, benefiting victims and witnesses of crime on December 3, 2015. More than 250 individuals attended the event, raising a total of $31,350.  

For Immediate Release 12/4/2015

A Baltimore City jury found Larry Gilmore and Ernest Flowers guilty of first degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder in the death of 17-year-old Dejuan Willis.

For Immediate Release: 12/1/15

The Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City recently received a two-year, $425,000 grant from the US Department of Justice (USDOJ) to evaluate and reform the Office’s pretrial processes. Baltimore City was one of only four jurisdictions selected nationwide for an FY2015 Smart Prosecution Initiative grant.