Shane A. Tieman was appointed as interim County Prosecutor by the Scioto County Commissioners in July, 2018 when former Scioto County Prosecutor Mark Kuhn was appointed Judge of the Common Pleas Court, General Division.
Our mission is to protect the rights, property, and well-being of the citizens of Scioto County, Ohio through the aggressive and efficient prosecution of criminal offenders, and to provide accurate and timely legal counsel to county and township officials.
Duties and Responsibilities
The Prosecuting Attorney represents the State of Ohio by inquiring into and prosecuting felony crimes committed in Scioto County by adults and all offenses committed by juveniles. The Scioto County Prosecuting Attorney is also legal counsel for county officials, county agencies, townships and various boards.
The Prosecuting Attorney prosecutes, on behalf of the state, all complaints, suits, and controversies in which the state is a party, and other suits, matters, and controversies that the prosecuting attorney is required to prosecute within or outside the county, in the probate court, court of common pleas, and court of appeals.