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Who is the prosecuting attorney of Missouri?

Who is the prosecuting attorney of Missouri?

Kim Gardner
Kimberly Gardner

Kim Gardner
Assumed office January 1, 2017
Preceded by Jennifer Joyce
Member of the Missouri House of Representatives from the 77th district

What do you call a prosecuting attorney?

prosecutor Add to list Share. A prosecutor is a lawyer who works for a state or government organization and is responsible for starting legal proceedings and then proving in court that the suspect committed the crime he’s accused of. The opposite of a prosecutor is a defense attorney.

Can a defendant speak to the prosecutor?

Defendants are advised not to speak with prosecutors. A defendant in a criminal case can attempt to speak directly with the district attorney in an attempt to negotiate a resolution of the charges.

What does a prosecuting lawyer do?

Prosecutors assess evidence, draft charges and provide legal advice and help investigators such as the police.

Who is above a state prosecutor?

The Attorney General is the chief law enforcement officer in the state. Pursuant to California State Constitution Article 5 § 13, the Attorney General has supervisory powers over the district attorneys of California’s 58 counties.

Who is the prosecuting attorney for Jefferson County Missouri?

The Jefferson County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office strives to uphold the laws of the State of Missouri with integrity, while maintaining the utmost fairness to the citizens it is sworn to protect.

What does the Missouri Association of prosecuting attorneys do?

As the voice of Missouri’s prosecutors, MAPA works with the development of legislation and policy that protects the public, improves Missouri’s criminal justice system and enhances the profession of prosecution.

Who is the prosecutor for Greene County MO?

Dan has had the privilege of serving the citizens of Greene County as the elected prosecutor or as an assistant prosecutor since 1996. Prior to his election in 2010, Dan served as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney, as First Assistant leading the Major Crimes Unit, and as Chief Assistant responsible for day-to-day operations of the office.

Where can I find a lawyer in Missouri?

Every lawyer in Missouri who is in good standing with the Supreme Court of Missouri is included in the Official Missouri Directory of Lawyers. You will find the lawyer’s name, city, and bar number. Inactive lawyers are also listed.