For over 40 years, the Family Violence Prevention Center, located in Xenia, has served as a holistic domestic violence facility for Greene County residents. Services include prevention, intervention, safe-housing, and collaborative community programs. If you or someone you know has experienced domestic violence, please call their 24-hour hotline for assistance at (937) 372-4552, (937) 426-2334, or text (937) 347-5917.
On October 21, 2021, the Greene County Prosecutor’s staff wore purple in observance of Purple Thursday. This event is a nation-wide day of action during Domestic Violence Awareness Month and is observed every year on the third Thursday of October. The Greene County Prosecutor’s Office stands with victims of domestic violence and encourages conversations about the effects of domestic violence in our community.
The mission of the Office of the Greene County Prosecuting Attorney is to make Greene County a safe community for families and businesses through effective and competent prosecution of criminal offenders, steadfast and compassionate advocacy to crime victims, and accurate, timely legal advice and counsel to county and township officials.
The Prosecuting Attorney represents the State of Ohio by inquiring into and prosecuting felony crimes committed by adults and all offenses committed by juveniles. The Greene County Prosecuting Attorney is also legal counsel for county officials, county agencies, townships and various boards. Please review our Frequently Asked Questions for answers to many common questions about the court process and how our office works.