Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

SAO Press Releases

For Immediate Release 7/8/2015

Charles Magnum, 23, has taken a 15 year plea deal after he was caught on a security camera breaking into Sportsman’s Spot in in 2014 and a year later committing the same crime against Sharky’s Bar and Grill.

For Immediate Release 7/7/2015

 More than two dozen rising eighth graders assembled in the training room of the State’s Attorney’s Office downtown, (dressed in blue blazers) for the inaugural day of State’s Attorney, Marilyn Mosby’s new Junior State’s Attorney program.

For Immediate Release 7/6/15

Demetrius Macklin is facing 15 years in prison for attempting to recover a handgun from his vehicle after a fight at a nightclub.

 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.