Attorney's Office

Sixteen attorneys and sixteen support personnel staff the Scott County Attorney's Office.

The office:

  • Prosecutes all indictable crimes such as murder, theft, kidnapping, robbery, burglary, sexual abuse, assault, arson, operating while intoxicated and many others.
  • Prosecutes non-indictable offenses such as traffic violations, simple assaults and thefts.
  • Represents the state in juvenile court including delinquency proceedings and children in need of assistance actions.
  • Represents the county in civil legal matters such as lawsuits and workers compensation claims.
  • Counsels and advises the elected officials and departments.
  • Advises the police twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week and provides legal training to law enforcement and other agencies.

We take pride in representing the people of Scott County in a professional and competent manner.

Features

Notice: County services are open by web, email, phone, and by appointment.

If planning a visit, please contact the office or department for more information about their appointment process.

Visitors to County buildings are expected to wear a mask or face covering in compliance with the Governor's proclamation.