Founded Date January 1, 1900
Boulder County is represented by District Attorney Michael Dougherty. In Colorado, District Attorneys are elected by voters in each Judicial District. Boulder County represents the 20th Judicial District of the State of Colorado and is a leader in the prioritized areas of: Sex Assault & Domestic Violence Prosecution Community Protection Initiatives & Outreach Restorative Justice & Diversion The Boulder County DA’s Office has a staff of more than 80, which includes two Assistant DAs, as well as Chief Trial Deputies, Deputy DAs, Victim Advocates, Investigators, and a number of other professional support staff. The office handles more than 2,500 felonies and 15,000 misdemeanor and traffic cases each year.