Deters Announces Death Penalty For Alto Miles

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – May 30th, 2020

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters

Because there have been no executions in 2019 it seems Ohio is following a national trend against the death penalty. As of Tuesday, December 17th, 2019 studies found Ohio has one  county that has sentenced more people to death over the past two years than any other in the United States. Actually, Cuyahoga County leads the nation in death-penalty sentences. Continue reading “Deters Announces Death Penalty For Alto Miles”

Ohio Proposed $775 Million Budget Reduction

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – May 5th, 2020

DeWine ordered a freeze on pay increases and promotions of unclassified and exempt staff and a freeze on new contract series for the state.

On Tuesday May 5th, 2020 Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced a $775 million budget reduction.

Ironically, over the next two months the encumbrance of these cuts shall come to rest on Medicaid and education and shall include the following: (1) Medicaid: $210 million; (2) K-12 Foundation Payment Reduction: $300 million; (3) Other education budget line items: $55 million; (4) Higher education: $110 million, and (5) All other agencies: $100 million thus bringing us to a total cut of $775 million. Continue reading “Ohio Proposed $775 Million Budget Reduction”

U.S. Bank Robbed at Gunpoint

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – February 12th, 2020

U.S. Bank Robbed at Gunpoint

According to authorities on Wednesday, February 12th, 2020 at approximately 9:30 A. M. the U.S. Bank in the 3100 block of Harrison Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio was robbed.

Accordingly, authorities a massive manhunt is underway in the area for the two people who were involved in that violent bank robbery on Cincinnati’s west side. Continue reading “U.S. Bank Robbed at Gunpoint”

The Child Is Unharmed

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – January 23rd, 2020

Amrstead is facing multiple charges

Springdale, Ohio is suburban community of Cincinnati, Ohio is located approximately 12.79 miles from Cincinnati to Springdale in northern direction and 16 miles (25.75 kilometers) by car, following the I-75 Northern Route. Cincinnati and Springdale are 24 minutes far apart, if driving non-stop. Continue reading “The Child Is Unharmed”

Joseph Eubank, Pleading Guilty To Rape And Sexual Abuse

Written By: Ishton W. Morton  – January 15th, 2020

According to court records Joseph Eubank sentencing is scheduled for March 23rd, 2020. A WCPO PHOTO

On Wednesday January 15th, 2020 Joseph Eubank, a Northern Kentucky teenager accused of raping one girl and sexually assaulting three others accepted a deal pleading guilty to one (1) count of rape and three (3) counts of sexual abuse. Continue reading “Joseph Eubank, Pleading Guilty To Rape And Sexual Abuse”

Bail Set At $500,000 For 18-Year-Old Brian Castro

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – January 2nd, 2020

Bail Set At $500,000 For 18-Year-Old Brian Castro

According to Police Officer a shooting that occurred at approximately 12:35 P.M. on Wednesday in the vicinity of Gilsey Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio has resulted in the arrest of a third suspect in connection with a shooting that injured an 11-year-old girl on Christmas Day in West Price Hill. Continue reading “Bail Set At $500,000 For 18-Year-Old Brian Castro”

Liscia Willis Indicted For The Murder Of Her Father

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – January 2nd, 2020

Liscia Willis Indicted For The Murder Of Her Father

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announces indictment in murder of retired Cincinnati Police Officer, if the accused is convicted on all charges, she faces the possibility of life in prison without parole. Continue reading “Liscia Willis Indicted For The Murder Of Her Father”

Owens And Dickerson Indicted On Assault Charges

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – December 28th, 2019

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters

On Thursday, December 5th, 2019 Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters announced the indictment of Derrick Owens whose Date-of-Birth is  January 21st, 1993 and Shaunice Dickerson whose Date-of-Birth is  September 21st, 1993 for the November 29th assault on two Cincinnati Police Officers. Continue reading “Owens And Dickerson Indicted On Assault Charges”

FBI Probing Republican Matt Bevin Outrageous Pardons

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – December 28th, 2019

Kentucky’s former Republican Governor Matt Bevin

Ironically, it seems the out-going or former State of Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin has lost his way. He has moved to pardon an exceptionally high number of convicted criminals.

In particularly the lawmakers and majority of the citizenry  are exceedingly concerned about the pardon of Patrick Brian Baker, who was convicted of reckless homicide in a home invasion that dates back to 2014 in Knox County. Continue reading “FBI Probing Republican Matt Bevin Outrageous Pardons”

Cincinnati “Gang of Five” Faces New & Legal Hurdles

Written By: Ishton W. Morton – December 26th, 2019

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters

Subsequently, the drama is not over yet for five Cincinnati city council members accused of conducting public business in private last year.

According to Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters state auditor has expected to make a referral for a criminal prosecution. Portentously the self-proclaimed “Gang of Five” and their controversial text messages will be investigated by a grand jury, in pursuit with ties to the prosecutor and local government. Continue reading “Cincinnati “Gang of Five” Faces New & Legal Hurdles”