Mission Statement

“The mission of the District Attorney’s office is to seek justice for victims of crime, to hold criminal defendants accountable for their unlawful actions, to create a safer community through positive partnerships with law enforcement and other community members, and to earn and hold the trust and respect of the citizens that we are privileged to serve.”

Brian Fortner

Brian Fortner serves as the District Attorney District Attorney for the Douglas County District Attorney’s Office, overseeing the daily activities of the Office’s 12 assistant district attorneys… Read More


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Criminal Justice Process

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