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.

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NOTICE: 

Until further notice, the Scott County Attorney’s Office will be suspending the following services at our reception counter:

You can find new submittal information and electronic forms on their respective pages.

Sorry for the inconvenience, as our office is working to provide the best service to the public while following the guidelines of the CDC.

Michael J. Walton [ Click Title for Full Article ]