The Office of Commonwealth's Attorney is responsible for the prosecution of all criminal cases occurring in Washington County. The Commonwealth's Attorney is elected at-large for a four year term and presently employs a staff of ten, including four Assistant Commonwealth's Attorneys.
It is the policy of the Office of Commonwealth's Attorney to aggressively prosecute criminal offenses and to seek sentences that ensure the public safety. We seek fair and equitable treatment for victims and witnesses, including restitution in appropriate cases.
Please see link to the left of this page for access to Frequently Asked Questions about the Office of Commonwealth's Attorney.
Are you the victim of a crime? See our Victim Witness Assistance website.