We have 28 attorneys who litigate criminal matters, including felony and misdemeanor cases, along with appeals of criminal and summary convictions.
Twelve veteran investigators make up the detectives unit, which assist police across the county in major-crime investigations, and conduct independent investigations of various crimes, including police misconduct cases.
Drug Task Force
A group of seasoned detectives focused on drug-trafficking in Lancaster County. Operations include undercover details and work with informants.
Computer Forensic Unit
A staff of trained investigators that conduct online investigations, along with analysis of technological evidence in cases of all sorts.
Trained professionals who serve as liasions to victims and witnesses in crimes of all sorts.
Marcus Rutter, 17, First-Degree Murder July 29, 2016
Philip S. Groff, 43, Sex Abuse July 28, 2016
Steven A. Brown, 63, Child Pornography July 28, 2016
Gregorio Orrostieta, 21, 3rd-Degree Murder July 27, 2016
Mark Q. Galloway, 48, Attempted Homicide July 26, 2016
Alphonso Sanders, 62, First-Degree Murder July 25, 2016
Ashley R. Curry, 33, Aggravated Assault July 22, 2016
Keith W. Dorsey, 23, Aggravated Assault July 22, 2016
The Lancaster County Office of the District Attorney is dedicated to achieving justice and protecting the safety of our community. We thoroughly investigate, and prosecute aggressively, but fairly, criminal activity in Lancaster County. We zealously work to bring justice and preserve the rights of crime victims.
Our goal is to keep Lancaster County safe by working in acquiesce with the many law-enforcement departments within the county. In court, we seek appropriate punishment for those who perpetrate crimes, keeping the victims and safety of the public at the forefront of our efforts.