Michael Anderton, Jefferson County District Attorney
The District Attorney’s Office for the Tenth Judicial Circuit of Alabama is located in Jefferson County, Alabama. With a population of more than 659,000 people including 27 Police Departments covering 1,124 square miles, Jefferson County is the largest jurisdiction in Alabama. Our office is dedicated to protecting the rights and interests of all victims of crime while aggressively prosecuting those who engage in criminal activity. Utilizing the highest levels of professionalism, honor, integrity, and ethics in the execution of our responsibilities, we strive each day to earn the trust and respect of the citizens we are privileged to serve.
This site was created as a resource guide for the citizens of Jefferson County to provide you with the information necessary to understand how cases are prosecuted through the criminal justice system. If you need assistance or additional information please see the Contact Us section.