14 of 31 District Attorney Offices in New Mexico 704 in District Attorney Offices
Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Otero County District Attorney, an District Attorney Offices, at Alamogordo.
Name : Otero County District Attorney
Address : 1000 North New York Avenue Alamogordo, New Mexico, 88310
Locality : Alamogordo
Phone : 575-437-3640
Fax : 575-434-2507
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Otero County District Attorney is District Attorney Offices located at 1000 North New York Avenue Alamogordo, New Mexico, 88310
Phone number for Otero County District Attorney is 575-437-3640.
It ranks 14 of 31 District Attorney Offices in New Mexico.
It ranks 704 in District Attorney Offices.
The main duties of a Otero County District 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.
Otero County District Attorney generally charge the accused with crimes via information or grand indictments by juries. After levying criminal charges Otero County District Attorney will investigate those accused of the crime.
Otero County District 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.
Otero County District 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.