Red Lake County District Attorney in Red Lake Falls Minnesota

Address and phone number for Red Lake County District Attorney, a District Attorney Office, at Main Avenue, Red Lake Falls MN.


Name
Red Lake County District Attorney
Address
124 Main Avenue, Red Lake Falls, Minnesota, 56750
Phone
218-253-2780

About the Red Lake County District Attorney

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

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

Red Lake Falls Court Records

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

Red Lake County Victim Assistance Programs

In Red Lake Falls, 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 Red Lake 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 Red Lake 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 Red Lake County District Attorney

You may contact the Red Lake County District Attorney by calling 218-253-2780, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Red Lake County District Attorney, 124 Main Avenue, Red Lake Falls, Minnesota, 56750.


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