Prosecutes individuals charged with felony or misdemeanor crimes, handles specialized felony cases involving narcotics, gang-related crimes, sex crimes, child abuse, child abduction, consumer and environmental protection, domestic violence, major frauds, insurance frauds and elder abuse. The District Attorney also assists crime victims and witnesses and conducts office hearings to resolve neighborhood disputes and minor criminal complaints outside the criminal court system.
"As the largest progressive prosecutor’s office in the nation , we prioritize accountability for criminal behavior and trauma-informed victim services. Our goal is to create a more just and equitable justice system by addressing the root causes of crime and promoting rehabilitation. We believe in delivering justice through a professional, ethical, and competent approach that is mindful of the needs of all parties involved."