Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

SAO Press Releases

 For Immediate Release 7/6/15

 The Baltimore City Circuit Court hosted a graduation for 17 participants in its Drug Treatment Court program.

For Immediate Release 7/2/15

On Monday, Blaine Robinson was convicted by a Baltimore City jury of first-degree assault, and several gun charges for shooting Latrelle Butler on November 12, 2014. Assistant State’s Attorney Katie O’Hara prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 6/30/15

This month two Baltimore City Detention Center (BCDC) Correctional Officers— Kelvin Gibbs and Jemiah Green— were convicted of 2nd Degree Assault. City Corrections Investigative Unit (CCIU) prosecutor, Dana Middleton, tried both cases.

For Immediate Release 6/30/2015

Based on the collaborative and tireless investigation conducted by the Baltimore Police Department and the Office of the State’s Attorney’s for Baltimore City, Raeshawn Rivers, Adonay Dixon and John Childs have been indicted on charges stemming from alleged offenses committed on June 7th, 2015. These defendants are all presumed innocent unless and until found guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.

For Immediate Release 6/26/15

Prince Rogers was found guilty of  first-degree murder of Andrew Joyce and use of a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence Thursday evening. Rogers faces a life sentence plus 20 years for his crime. Assistant State’s Attorney Bethany Durand prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 6/25/2015

 Von Hammond was sentenced Wednesday to Life Plus 10 years for first-degree rape and kidnapping. Assistant State’s Attorney Stacie Sawyer prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 6/25/2015

The Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office is holding its second Community Day in Court. The event is scheduled for Saturday, July 25, 2015, in Courtroom 400 of the Mitchell Courthouse, 100 N. Calvert Street, at 8:30am.

For Immediate Release 6/24/15

Tiesha Williams was found guilty of first-degree assault and possession of a deadly weapon Wednesday. Assistant State’s Attorney Patrick Seidel prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 6/18/15

 Perry Alexander was convicted Wednesday of second-degree murder of Maurice Barfield and Shantese Evans.

For Immediate Release 6/16/15

James Pitts and Tyrell Brogden were sentenced to lengthy prison sentences last week for the murder of Charles Johnson—who was beat to death with what investigators believe to be a utility wrench. Assistant State’s Attorney Sharon Holback prosecuted the case.