Juneau City and Borough AK District Attorney Office

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City And Borough Of Juneau District Attorney 123 4th Street Juneau AK 99801 907-465-3620


About Juneau City and Borough District Attorney

The Juneau City and Borough District Attorney is an attorney who prosecutes criminal cases for the government in Juneau City and Borough, AK. The District Attorney is part of the Department of Justice and heads the Juneau City and Borough Prosecutor's Office, staffed with multiple attorneys who act on behalf of the District Attorney. District Attorneys in Juneau City and Borough take a lead role in multiple phases of a criminal case and exercise a great deal of discretion in how a case is handled. District Attorneys may delegate certain cases, or aspects of cases, to other attorneys in the Juneau City and Borough DA's Office.

You may contact the District Attorney for questions about:
  • Juneau City and Borough public criminal records
  • Juneau City and Borough Court records
  • Criminal investigations and prosecutions
  • Jury selection process in Juneau City and Borough, AK
  • Grand jury proceedings
Juneau City and Borough Criminal Records

The DA's Office maintains public records that may be available upon request. These records include Juneau City and Borough criminal records such as arrest records, police reports, and Juneau City and Borough Court records and filings.

Criminal Prosecutions

The Juneau City and Borough District Attorney decides whether or not to prosecute an offender in Juneau City and Borough, Alaska. The evidence provided by the Juneau City and Borough Police Department, Juneau City and Borough Sheriff's Department, or other Local Law Enforcement agency, may or may not be sufficient to move a case forward, and the Juneau City and Borough DA's Office must evaluate the strength and admissibility of the available evidence before prosecuting the offender.

Juneau City and Borough Grand Jury

The District Attorney is responsible for presenting evidence to the Juneau City and Borough Grand Jury, which then decides whether or not there is probable cause for criminal charges. The Juneau City and Borough DA also determines whether to offer or accept a plea bargain.

Jury Selections & Sentencing

For cases that go to trial in Juneau City and Borough, the District Attorney, along with the Juneau City and Borough Public Defender's Office, will select a jury. After jury selection, the District Attorney makes opening statements, presents the government's case for conviction, and makes objections to the Defense Attorney's case. If the jury convicts the individual accused of breaking Alaska law, the Office of the Juneau City and Borough DA makes recommendations for sentencing. If the jury finds the defendant not guilty, the District Attorney determines whether or not to appeal the case to a higher-level AK Court.