It is the responsibility of the Porter County Prosecuting Attorney to pursue speedy and fair prosecutions of all crimes committed within Porter County.

In addition, the Porter County prosecuting attorney:

  • Prosecutes all major felonies and misdemeanors
  • Enforces child support orders entered in divorce and paternity cases
  • Prosecutes traffic and other infraction violations of state law
  • Conducts juvenile adjudications and prosecutions
  • Provides information and assistance to the victims of crime
  • Provides assistance to the Multi-Jurisdictional Enforcement Group
  • Participates in the Domestic Violence Committee
  • Participates in the Heroin Overdose Response Team
  • Participates in the Community Corrections Program
  • Participates in multiple Problem Solving Courts
  • Participates in Safe Schools Committee
  • Participates in PACT Community Corrections Board
  • Participates in Conviction Integrity Unit
  • Participates in Child Fatality Review Committee
  • Participates in Crisis Intervention Team.