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District Attorney


Welcome to the website of the
Monterey County District Attorney's Office.

The District Attorney represents the People of the State of California in all criminal prosecutions in Monterey County. The Office is responsible for filing criminal charges, appearing in court in all felony and misdemeanor cases, and representing the People in all trials and sentencing proceedings in the courts of Monterey County. Our objective is to see that justice is done, and that criminal laws are fully and fairly enforced.

Reporting Criminal Activity: Reports of criminal activity should be reported to your local city's police department.

In unincorporated areas of Monterey County, please contact the Monterey County Sheriff's Office.


Our office is currently accepting applications positions for the following positions:

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NEW!  Deputy District Attorney I

NEW!   Deputy District Attorney III/IV

NEW!   District Attorney Investigator III