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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Recent Hamilton County Juries Convict in Three Violent Cases

The pace of jury trials in Hamilton County since early 2022 has continued to increase.  In just the last half of August, the Hamilton County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office presented three cases to juries -- each one involving violent cri...

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Prosecuting Attorney's Releases
Posted on: April 29, 2022

HamCo Jury Finds Man Guilty of Neglect of Dependent and Battery in the Death of Young Child

In the afternoon of April 22nd, a jury empaneled in Hamilton Circuit Court found 35-year-old Elijah Mills of Indianapolis guilty of neglect of a dependent resulting in catastrophic injury or death, battery resulting in serious bodily injury to a person le...

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Prosecuting Attorney's Releases
Posted on: April 19, 2022

HamCo Prosecutor Buckingham Discusses National Child Abuse Prevention Month

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month.  During the month and throughout the year, Prosecuting Attorney D. Lee Buckingham II encourages all individuals and organizations to play a role in making our county a better, safer place for childr...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

Man Sentenced in Hamilton Co. to 40 Years in Prison for Child Molesting as a Repeat Sexual Offender

     On April 7, 2020, the Hamilton County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office by Sex Crimes Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Rachel Jefferson filed charges against Robert Tyson Taylor of Noblesville following an investigation by the Noble...

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Prosecuting Attorney's Releases
Posted on: March 8, 2022

Hamilton County Jury Finds Woman Guilty of Conspiracy to Commit Murder

In the evening of March 7th, a jury empaneled in Hamilton Superior Court No. 3 found 56-year-old Katrina Louise Fouts of Pendleton guilty of conspiracy to commit murder and failure to report human remains following a six-day trial.  Conspiracy to...

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Prosecuting Attorney's Releases
Posted on: February 24, 2022

Charges Filed Following Investigation into Death of Carmel Man

     On February 24th, the Hamilton County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office filed six counts against 40-year-old Christopher Brian Claerbout of Carmel following an investigation by the Carmel Police Department.  ...

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Prosecuting Attorney's Releases
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Prosecutor Recognizes Hamilton County's Officers of the Year for 2021

Officers of the Year for 2021 (L-R: WPD Chief Rush, WPD Ofcr. Mathioudakis, Prosecutor Buckingham, C

     Each year, Prosecuting Attorney D. Lee Buckingham II recognizes two officers in honor of each Hamilton County officer’s distinguished service to the community and the pursuit of justice.  One investigator...

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