District Attorney. Every county has an elected or appointed Prosecutor or District Attorney who manages the criminal filings and prosecutions for that county through department’s Deputy District Attorneys. Many states, such as Calfironia, refer to prosecutors that work directly under a city’s jurisdiction as City Attorneys. These attorneys handle both criminal and civil matters for the city.

« Back to Glossary Index

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *