Wednesday, April 3, 2013
On March 7, the prosecutor's office started sharing photos, events and press releases.
Want to find out the latest updates coming from the prosecutor's office about prison sentences, upcoming events and safety tips? If you're a Facebook user, an easy way to do that is to "like" the Summit County Prosecutor's Office. The office joined Facebook on March 7. As of April 3, 2013, the page had 179 fans. So far, the prosecutor's office has shared updates on: High-profile cases: Interesting events: Photos: Click here to "like" the Summit County Prosecutor's Office page on Facebook.
Sunday, February 10, 2013
Here are some of the most interesting police reports and incidents from departments across the region.
Here are this week's most bizarre police calls, reports and charges. All information was provided by police reports from departments in Patch communities. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction. Watch out for that first step, it's a doozy! Shaker Heights police saved the life of a fleeing suspect when he fell through the ice of Green Lake on Feb. 5. At about 9 p.m. Tuesday, a Shaker Heights officer pulled over Vertell Pruitt, 22, of Cleveland Heights, for running a red light, Lt. Jeffrey DeMuth said. Pruitt stopped his car, then fled on foot. Officers chased him and followed his footprints to Green Lake. Pruitt was trying to flee over the frozen lake, but the ice was not thick enough to support him, so …
Monday, December 3, 2012
Richard Frederick Jr., 25, of Streetsboro, was sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to rape and gross sexual imposition charges.
Richard Frederick Jr. was sentenced Monday to life in prison for raping a five-year-old girl earlier this year. Frederick, 25, of Streetsboro, pled guilty to rape, a first-degree felony; and gross sexual imposition, a third-degree felony, according to April Wiesner, chief spokeswoman of the Summit County Prosecutor's Office. Frederick repeatedly raped the five-year-old child between January and May of this year, said Wiesner. He was prosecuted by Sherri Bevan Walsh and sentenced by Judge Mary Margaret Rowlands in the Summit County Court of Common Pleas. Frederick will be eligible for parole in 2037. Frederick was arrested June 8 following an investigation conducted by the Cuyahoga Falls Police Department. He was residing and working in…
Monday, September 17, 2012
Walsh is the incumbent.
Name : Ms. Sherri Bevan Walsh Age : 52 Place of residence : Ohio Attended college : Yes College : Miami University Degree : B.A. Political Science Year of graduation : 1982 University : Capital University Law School Area of research : Juris Doctorate Year of graduation : 1985 Job titles held : Assistant Director of Law, Police Legal Advisor, Assistant City Prosecutor, Magistrate Employers : City of Akron, Villages of Peninsula, Northfield and Boston Heights Party affiliation : Democrat Running for a: Local office Running for position: Summit County Prosecuting Attorney Chamber/district: Summit county Incumbent: Yes First elected: 07 November 2000 Previous elective offices : Summit county Prosecutor 2000, 2004, 2008 Unsuccessful bids for …
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Continue reading to learn more about the new customer service features.
A new online option is available for those who need to access child support case information. Customers with an established support order can now click here or visit the state's website to: Click here to create a free account. Customers will need to provide an email address, 10-digit SETS case number, Social Security number and the last four digits on their e-QuickPay card or direct deposit bank account information. "I’m pleased to be able to offer our customers another convenient option for accessing their case information, and I applaud the state for making this available," said Summit County Prosecutor Attorney Sherri Bevan Walsh. "Now customers can quickly check their case information without having to make a trip downtown or contact…
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Sherri Bevan Walsh received the Public Service Award from Summit County Children Services.
Summit County Prosecuting Attorney Sherri Bevan Walsh was recognized for her leadership in areas which improve life for Summit County families with a Public Service Award from the Summit County Children Services. The ceremony was held April 27. "It has always been important to me to look out for the welfare of children, both in my personal and professional lives,” Walsh said in a press release. "To be recognized for something that comes naturally to me is truly humbling." The award was presented by John Saros, executive director of Summit County Children Services. She was one of 16 individuals or groups to receive a Champion for Children award.