Jefferson County District Attorney

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  37 of 62 District Attorney Offices in New York
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Jefferson County District Attorney Contact Informations

Address, Phone Number, and Hours for Jefferson County District Attorney, an District Attorney Offices, at Watertown.

Name : Jefferson County District Attorney

Address : 175 Arsenal Street Watertown, New York, 13601

Locality : Watertown

Phone : 315-785-3053

Fax : 315-785-3371

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About Jefferson County District Attorney in Watertown

Jefferson County District Attorney is District Attorney Offices located at 175 Arsenal Street Watertown, New York, 13601

Phone number for Jefferson County District Attorney is 315-785-3053.

It ranks  37 of 62 District Attorney Offices in New York.

It ranks  1,595 in District Attorney Offices.

The main duties of a Jefferson 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.

Jefferson County District Attorney generally charge the accused with crimes via information or grand indictments by juries. After levying criminal charges Jefferson County District Attorney will investigate those accused of the crime.

Jefferson 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.

Jefferson 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.