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

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Friday, December 23, 2022 to Monday, December 26, 2022

Scott County offices will be closed Friday, December 23, 2021 and Monday, December 26, 2021 in observance of Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.

Happy New Year
Monday, January 2, 2023

Scott County offices will be closed Monday, January 2, 2023 in observation of New Year's Day. Have a safe New Years.