District Attorney

Douglas County, KS

DOUGLAS COUNTY, KS

District Attorney

Suzanne Valdez

Suzanne Valdez

Welcome!

As your district attorney, I am proud of our work to create a victim-focused approach while proceeding with compassion and empathy for all people involved in our cases. By pursuing alternatives to incarceration where appropriate, we can reduce our criminal justice footprint.

Suzanne Valdez

Douglas County District Attorney

Latest News

Douglas County District Attorney Suzanne Valdez today announced the release of the 2023 Annual Report for the Douglas County District Attorney’s Office. This comprehensive report highlights the…
Douglas County District Attorney Suzanne Valdez today announced that Austin W. Kidder, 32, of Olathe, was sentenced to 26 months in the Kansas Department of Corrections for aggravated domestic…
Douglas County District Attorney Suzanne Valdez today announced that a jury found John T. Price, 36, of Lawrence, guilty Monday of battery against a law enforcement officer.“Correctional officers…

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