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Program Description

  District Court Prosecution

The District Court Prosecution program prosecutes criminal cases including misdemeanor arrests, citizen complaints, and serious or incarcerable traffic offenses. The State's Attorney's Office has also implemented a Domestic Violence docket in District Court to ensure that assault cases of a domestic nature and violations of protective orders are given special attention.

Program Contacts

Contact Lisa Russo of the Office of the State's Attorney at 240.777.7407 or Trevor Lobaugh of the Office of Management and Budget at 240.777.2763 for more information regarding this department's operating budget.


Program Performance Measures

Program Performance MeasuresActual FY16Actual FY17Estimated FY18Target FY19Target FY20
Number of adult cases screened for mediation 225178180185190
Percent of adult cases screened resulting in mediations4653505050
Percent of adult mediations in which an agreement is reached89.083858585
Adult mediations: Total actual restitution vs. Total restitution requested$84,570 of $100,804$97,595 of $104,015

Program Budget Changes

FY19 Recommended ChangesExpendituresFTEs
FY18 Approved273863725.57
Decrease Cost: Reduction of Drug Court Grant Award-73020.00
Multi-program adjustments, including negotiated compensation changes, employee benefit changes, changes due to staff turnover, reorganizations, and other budget changes affecting multiple programs.-2267-0.19
FY19 Recommended272906825.38