Whitman County
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(509) 397-4622


400 N. Main Street

Colfax, 99111

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P.O. Box 30
Colfax WA 99111-0030
Phone: (509) 397-6250
Fax: (509) 397-5659

AttorneysDenis P. Tracy, Prosecutor
Dan LeBeau, Chief Deputy Prosecutor
Merritt Decker, Senior Deputy Prosecutor
Wendy Lierman, Senior Deputy Prosecutor
Tessa Scholl, Deputy Prosecutor
Office AdministrationKristina Cooper, Office Administrator & Victim/Witness Coordinator
Support StaffAmanda Pelissier, Superior Court Legal Secretary
Mitchell Wright, District Court Legal Secretary
Patricia Druffel, Victim/Witness Specialist
Jodi Lanius, Child Support Specialist

The Prosecuting Attorney's Office prosecutes all criminal matters for the County, serve as legal advisor to County departments and officials, represent the County in lawsuits, helps determine restitution in appropriate criminal cases, and prosecutes all misdemeanors for cities and towns within the County. The office also administers the Child Support and Victim/Witness Assistance programs and Washington State paternity cases.

Departmental Responsibilities
● Gross Misdemeanor Prosecution
● File and Prosecute Felony Complaints
● Victim and Witness Support
● Child Support Enforcement

Alternatives to Violence of the Palouse
SAVIN also known as VINELink
Crime Victim Compensation Program
WSU Counseling and Testing Services
WSU Health and Wellness Services; Violence Prevention Programs
Victim Rights - Constitution of the State of Washington (Article I, Section 35)
Victim Rights - Washington State Statute (RCW 7.69.030)
Rights of Child Victims & Witnesses - Washington State Statute (RCW 7.69A.030)
Victim Impact Statement
Victim Restitution Estimate Form
Find a Court Date - DISTRICT COURT case
Pre-Charging Diversion Program Policy
Pre-Charging Diversion Program (Community Service Verification Form)
Pre-Charging Diversion Program (Community Service Locations)
Pre-Charging Diversion Program (ADIS)
Whitman County Child Sexual Abuse, Physical Abuse and Neglect Investigation Protocols

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