The Office of the District Attorney for the 19th Judicial District, Parish of East Baton Rouge, Louisiana

MEDIA RELEASE

The District Attorney has posted his letter on 2017 Justice Reform proposals at this link, a report from LSU evaluating the incarceration of non-violent offenders from East Baton Rouge parish at this link, and the position of 42 elected District Attorneys at this link. These are all matters of public interest.

MEDIA RELEASE

The District Attorney has posted the position of the State's 42 District Attorneys and the Louisiana District Attorney's Association responding to each of the recommendations the Governor's Justice Reinvestment Task Force. This is a matter of great public interest likely to affect the safety of our citizens. For clarity, the District Attorneys have identified the proposal they support to reduce incarceration and those they oppose as likely to have unintended consequences for the safety of our public. Please click on the link below for additional information.
  • LDAA positions on Justice Reinvestment Proposals
  • The Office of the District Attorney

    Our main office is located on the 5th floor of City Hall, in downtown Baton Rouge, overlooking the Mississippi River and next to the Rivercenter Convention Center and Exhibition Hall.

    The Office of the District Attorney
    City Hall (formerly the Governmental Building)
    222 St. Louis Street, Suite 550
    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70802
    Telephone (225) 389-3400

    • Office Hours: 8:30 to 4:30 Monday through Friday
    • HOLIDAYS:
    • THE OFFICE OF THE DISTRICT ATTORNEY FOLLOWS THE HOLIDAY SCHEDULE OF THE 19TH JUDICIAL DISTRICT COURT. THE COURT CLOSES FOR ALL FEDERAL AND STATE HOLIDAYS. A LINK TO THE COURT'S HOLIDAYS CAN BE FOUND ON THE COURT'S WEBSITE AT THE LINK BELOW:


      Click for 19th Judicial District Court Holiday Schedule

    • Appointments: Appointments to meet with the District Attorney or any individual prosecutor may be made directly with that individual. Please understand that prosecutors can only accommodate appointments during times when they are not required to be present in court.

    Media inquires should be addressed to the District Attorney. Please see our News page for additional information.

     

       
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