Thanks to the staff of MCAO and our law enforcement partners, it’s been a great year at the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office. Here are some particularly notable activities and accomplishments: As of press time, we’ve had more than 26,000 filed cases with nearly 15,000 completed. The total number of submittals […]

Maricopa County is the fourth largest county in the U.S. by population with over 4 million residents within our jurisdiction. We are the third largest county-based prosecutor’s office in the U.S., behind the Cook County District Attorney’s Office in the metro Chicago area and Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. […]

Americans today are experiencing historic lows in crime and those living in Arizona and Maricopa County even more so. In fact, the FBI’s Uniform Crime Report reveals that Arizona’s crime rates are at 45 – 50 year lows, with all-time lows in our murder, burglary and motor vehicle theft rates. […]