The County Attorney prosecutes felony and misdemeanor crimes under Nebraska Law. The Office assists in collection of child support and petitions with Juvenile Court (cases with children who are delinquent, neglected, dependent or in need of special supervision). The Office advises county agencies and defends suits brought against the County.
As chief law enforcement officer, the mission of the Lancaster County Attorney is to:
- Protect the safety and rights of the people
- Seek a fair trial and just consequences for the perpetrators of crime
- Inform and assist the victims of and witnesses to crime
**Due to legislative changes the criminal court case search feature will no longer be available. For court information please see Nebraska.gov.