The U.S. Attorney's Office, Northern District of Ohio is involved in a number of programs and projects in our community. Some of our major efforts are listed below.
|Cleveland Police Reform
|A wide-ranging agreement between the United States Department of Justice and the City of Cleveland to create reforms and changes within the Cleveland Division of Police (CDP).
|The U.S. Attorney’s office takes every available opportunity to communicate with residents in order to hear their concerns and priorities in the Northern District of Ohio.
|The United States Attorney's Office for the Northern District of Ohio is committed to the safety and well-being of every child and has placed a high priority on combating sexual exploitation of minors.
|Elder Justice Initiative
|The United States Attorney's Office and Department of Justice are committed to Combatting elder abuse, neglect, financial fraud, and scams that target our nation's seniors. Elder fraud schemes take a variety of forms that range from small-scale identity thefts involving impersonation of a senior to mass mailing fraud schemes that steal from thousands of elderly victims. These schemes defraud America's seniors out of billions of dollars annually.
|Environmental crimes and injustice can happen anywhere; however, communities of color and low-income neighborhoods often pay a higher price for these offenses. Securing environmental justice for all communities in the Northern District of Ohio and the county as a whole is a priority for the Department of Justice.
|Heroin and Opioid Task Force
|The opioid crisis is the deadliest drug crisis in American history. Find facts, resources, and news about what the Northern District of Ohio is doing to combat the opioid crisis.
|Ensuring that all people are treated fairly and enjoy equal protection under the law is a top priority in the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
|Law Enforcement Initiatives
|The U.S. Attorney's Office is responsible for coordinating a comprehensive law enforcement and crime prevention strategy for Northern Ohio.
|Project Safe Neighborhoods
|A nationwide initiative that brings together federal, state, and local law enforcement officials, prosecutors, and community leaders to identify the most pressing violent crime problems in a community and develop comprehensive solutions to address them.
|Victim Witness Assistance
|Victims of crime may experience feelings of confusion, frustration, fear and anger. The Victim/Witness Unit is dedicated to making sure that victims of federal crimes and their family members are treated with compassion, fairness and respect.