SAO Press Releases
SAO Wins Appeal after Court Affirms Gun Conviction
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.
16-Year-old Charged as Adult Facing 45 years Incarceration after Pleading Guilty in Brutal Stabbing Death of Patterson Park Woman
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.
Woman Found Guilty of Murdering Her One Year Old Son
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.
Man Shoots his Mentor Execution Style, Sentenced to Life plus 20 Years
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.
Gilmore and Flowers Sentenced to Two Life Sentences for Stabbing Death of 17-Year-Old
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.
Man Found Guilty of Manslaughter and Assault, after Slashing Victim’s Neck During a Bar Fight
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.
Murderer Sentenced to Life after Killing Father in Front of his Son
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.
Baltimore Native and Actress Jada Pinkett-Smith Donates $10,000 to Baltimore State’s Attorney’s Office Emergency Fund for Victims and Witnesses of Crime
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.
Two Men Facing a Maximum Double Life Sentence in Prison after Stabbing 17-Year-Old to Death
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.
BALTIMORE STATE’S ATTORNEY’S OFFICE RECEIVES FEDERAL GRANT TO IMPROVE PRETRIAL SCREENING PROCEDURES
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.