Le Sueur County District Attorney in Le Center Minnesota

Address and phone number for Le Sueur County District Attorney, a District Attorney Office, at South Park Avenue, Le Center MN.


Name
Le Sueur County District Attorney
Address
65 South Park Avenue, Le Center, Minnesota, 56057
Phone
507-357-2278
Fax
507-357-2270

About the Le Sueur County District Attorney

The Le Sueur County District Attorney, located in Le Center, MN, is an agency that prosecutes criminal cases on behalf of the Le Center government. The District Attorney heads the Le Center Prosecutor's Office, directing the attorneys who work for the office. In Le Center, the District Attorney plays a central role in criminal cases, working with police to decide whether to bring charges and prosecuting the case in court. The DA's Office also maintains court records that are open to the public.

You may contact the District Attorney for questions about:
  • Le Center criminal records
  • Criminal investigations and prosecutions
  • Le Sueur County Court records
  • Jury selection process in Le Center
  • Victim assistance programs
Le Center Criminal Records

The District Attorney's Office keeps criminal records that are available to the public. These records can include Le Center arrest records, police reports, and court documents. Some criminal records may only be available to family members of the individual.

Le Center Court Records

The Le Sueur County District Attorney prosecutes criminal cases in Le Center. These criminal cases produce court records, including witness lists, sentencing recommendations, and testimony. While the DA's Office also maintains grand jury proceedings, these are not open to the public. The DA's Office makes other court records available to the public.

Criminal Prosecutions

In Le Center, the Le Sueur County District Attorney decides whether to bring an offender to trial. The DA has a great deal of latitude to choose not to prosecute or what charges to bring. The DA's Office works with Le Center and Le Sueur County law enforcement agencies to determine whether the evidence warrants prosecution. The DA also decides whether to offer a plea bargain or probation.

Le Sueur County Victim Assistance Programs

In Le Center, victim assistance programs help victims of crime. These programs connect the District Attorney's Office with crime victims to ensure the role of victims in a criminal case. Victim advocates help victims understand the criminal justice system, their rights as victims, and community services available to crime victims. Contact the DA's Office for more information about victim assistance programs.

Jury Selections & Sentencing

The District Attorney plays a role in jury selection and sentencing. Working with the Le Sueur County Public Defender's Office or opposing counsel, the DA selects a jury. During a trial, the DA then makes opening statements, presents the state's case, and cross examines witnesses. After a conviction, the Le Sueur County District Attorney makes a recommendation for sentencing. In the case of acquittal, the DA decides whether to appeal the case to a MN appeals court or refile the case. The District Attorney also decides whether to refile or dismiss the case if a trial ends in a deadlocked jury.

Contact the Le Sueur County District Attorney

You may contact the Le Sueur County District Attorney by calling 507-357-2278, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Le Sueur County District Attorney, 65 South Park Avenue, Le Center, Minnesota, 56057.


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