Lincoln County District Attorney in Ivanhoe Minnesota

Address and phone number for Lincoln County District Attorney, a District Attorney Office, at North Rebecca Street, Ivanhoe MN.

Lincoln County District Attorney
319 North Rebecca Street, Ivanhoe, Minnesota, 56142

About the Lincoln County District Attorney

The Lincoln County District Attorney, located in Ivanhoe, MN, is an agency that prosecutes criminal cases on behalf of the Ivanhoe government. The District Attorney heads the Ivanhoe Prosecutor's Office, directing the attorneys who work for the office. In Ivanhoe, 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:
  • Ivanhoe criminal records
  • Criminal investigations and prosecutions
  • Lincoln County Court records
  • Jury selection process in Ivanhoe
  • Victim assistance programs
Ivanhoe Criminal Records

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

Ivanhoe Court Records

The Lincoln County District Attorney prosecutes criminal cases in Ivanhoe. 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 Ivanhoe, the Lincoln 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 Ivanhoe and Lincoln County law enforcement agencies to determine whether the evidence warrants prosecution. The DA also decides whether to offer a plea bargain or probation.

Lincoln County Victim Assistance Programs

In Ivanhoe, 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 Lincoln 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 Lincoln 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 Lincoln County District Attorney

You may contact the Lincoln County District Attorney by calling 507-694-1529, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Lincoln County District Attorney, 319 North Rebecca Street, Ivanhoe, Minnesota, 56142.

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