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Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Garrett County State Attorney, an District Attorney Offices, at Oakland.
Name : Garrett County State Attorney
Address : 200 East Alder Street Oakland, Maryland, 21550
Locality : Oakland
Phone : 301-334-1974
Fax : 301-334-5012
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Garrett County State Attorney is District Attorney Offices located at 200 East Alder Street Oakland, Maryland, 21550
Phone number for Garrett County State Attorney is 301-334-1974.
It ranks 14 of 23 District Attorney Offices in Maryland.
It ranks 1,231 in District Attorney Offices.
The main duties of a Garrett County State Attorney are typically imposed by law. This includes taking on behalf of the State at all trials related to violations that took place within the district attorney's geographic jurisdiction.
Garrett County State Attorney generally charge the accused with crimes via information or grand indictments by juries. After levying criminal charges Garrett County State Attorney will investigate those accused of the crime.
Garrett County State Attorney often also have obligations that aren't connected with criminal prosecution. This includes protecting the county from civil lawsuits sometimes, and even initiating actions for the county, as well as preparing and review contracts that are signed by the county, and offering legal advice and guidance to local authorities. In certain jurisdictions the county attorney may not have any involvement in criminal cases in any way, and serves only as the attorney of the county.
Garrett County State Attorney are assigned to specialized units created to tackle corruption in the public sector as well as organized crime, violence in the family and hate crimes, elderly abuse, fraud on consumers and other serious crimes.