Criminal Division


The criminal division of the Morgan County Prosecutor’s Office handles the prosecution of criminal offenses and traffic violations that occur in Morgan County. Our criminal division works closely with the Martinsville Police Department, Mooresville Police Department, Morgan County Sheriff’s Department, Morgantown Police Department, Paragon Police Department, Monrovia Police Department, Brooklyn Police Department, DNR and the Indiana State Police. The criminal division receives and reviews reports of violations of the Indiana Criminal Code from each of the aforementioned agencies to determine if charges will be filed.

Criminal Division Staff

Steve Sonnega, Prosecutor

Robert Cline, Chief Deputy Prosecutor
Circuit Court and Juvenile Cases

Harold Blake, Deputy Prosecutor
Secretary: Lynn Gray
Superior Court 1 and Adult Protective Services Cases

Lou Ransdell, Deputy Prosecutor
Secretary: Lynn Gray
Superior Court 2 (Even number cases)

Alyssa Borchak, Deputy Prosecutor
Superior Court 3 Cases

Cassie Mellady Starnes, Deputy Prosecutor
Secretary: Lynn Gray
Crimes Against Children and Superior Court 2 (odd number cases)

Amanda Kester, Deputy Prosecutor
Secretary: Jan Neace/Lynn Gray/Roxanne Seger
Mooresville Town Court, Martinsville City Court & Cyber Crime

Michelle Armstrong, Deputy Prosecutor
Domestic Violence Cases and Adult Sexual Assault Cases

Marlene Tyler Black, Victim Assistance Coordinator

Brian Chambers, Investigator

Jan Neace, Receptionist and Deferral/Diversion Coordinator