PRESS RELEASE, 8/11/2015

Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters comments on Sonny Kim video

Today, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joseph T. Deters issued the following statement on the Sonny Kim video:

“Pursuant to a Hamilton County Grand Jury subpoena this morning, the Cincinnati Police Department has turned over to the Hamilton County Prosecutor’s Office the cruiser cam video involving the death of Cincinnati Police Officer Sonny Kim.

We are in the middle of an active grand jury investigation.

It is the practice of every police agency in Hamilton County to refer every police officer discharge of a firearm to the Hamilton County Prosecutor’s Office.”