Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

SAO Press Releases

For Immediate Release 9/19/2016

Reginald Love, the final defendant involved in the murder of one-year-old Carter Scott, was convicted of first degree murder, conspiracy to commit murder, attempted first degree murder and two handgun charges in August of this year. On Monday, he was sentenced to Life plus 150 years.

For Immediate Release 9/19/2016

State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby delivered the keynote address during  the Circuit Court for Baltimore City Adult Drug Treatment Court Program graduation ceremony on Friday, September 16, 2016. Friends, family, and public officials gathered in a courtroom in Courthouse East to celebrate 15 Drug Court participants who successfully completed the program.

For Immediate Release 9/15/2016

The Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City (SAO) recently received $350,000 in federal grant funding to support its youth programming. Earlier this year, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) made up to $50 million available for communities who had experienced civil unrest in the past two years through the Resiliency in Communities After Stress and Trauma (ReCAST) Program. The goal of the program is to assist high-risk youth and families in these communities and promote resilience and equity through implementation of evidence-based, violence prevention and community youth engagement programs. 

For Immediate Release

Baltimore City State’s Attorney Marilyn Mosby was joined by Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis to announce the creation of a new operational prosecutorial unit — the Gun Violence Enforcement Division (GVED)—aimed at targeting violent gun offenders.

For Immediate Release 9/14/2016

Sherris Murray pled guilty to stealing more than $30,000 from her former employer during a four month period. She received a 10 year suspended sentence with three years of supervised probation. Murray was also ordered to pay back the money she stole from her employer. Assistant State’s Attorney Alexander Huggins prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 9/12/2016

Che McDowell and Dominic Dechamps will both serve life sentences for their roles in the murder of Bruce Paige. Assistant State’s Attorney Elizabeth Stock prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 9/13/16

James Boudreaux pled guilty to attempted first degree murder of his 66-year-old North Harford Road neighbor. Assistant State’s Attorney Michael Hudak of the Major Investigations Unit prosecuted this case.

For Immediate Release 9/2/2016

Brandon Jordan, 22, is facing 60 years in prison after a jury found him guilty of robbery, conspiracy to commit robbery, theft, conspiracy to commit theft, second degree assault, and conspiracy to commit second degree assault.

For Immediate Release 8/31/2016

Jerome Floyd, 76, is facing 45 years in prison after being convicted, Tuesday, of second degree sex offense and the sexual abuse of a minor.

For Immediate Release 8/30/2016

Paul Gant could spend the next 25 years in prison after being convicted of second degree assault and robbery of an 18-year-old woman.