Prosecutor

Whitman County Prosecutor

Purpose

The Prosecuting Attorney’s Office does the following:

  • Prosecutes all felony criminal matters for the County
  • Prosecutes all misdemeanors for cities and towns within the County except for the city of Colfax
  • Helps determine restitution in appropriate criminal cases
  • Represent the County in lawsuits
  • Serve as legal advisor to County departments and officials

The office also administers the Victim/Witness Assistance programs.

Departmental Responsibilities

  • File and Prosecute Felony Complaints
  • Gross Misdemeanor Prosecution
  • Victim and Witness Support