Welcome To The District Attorney's Office

Thank you for visiting the Office of the District Attorney for Deschutes County website. Your District Attorney and his dedicated attorneys and staff are committed to keeping our community a safe place to live. The office serves the citizens of Deschutes County, working to reduce crime, protect innocent victims, and enhance the lives of district residents.

The District Attorney’s Office continues in its mission to efficiently and effectively seek justice, for the safety and well-being of our community.

Oct
26
Press Release
On October 19th, 2011, a Deschutes County Grand Jury returned a new indictment charging the defendant, Thomas Bray, with eleven crimes. The first four counts pertain to crimes committed against a young woman on February 11th, 2011, including Rape in the First Degree, Strangulation, and Assault in the Second Degree. Defendant is charged with a second count of Strangulation occurring on February 24th, 2011.
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Aug
31
Press Release
Deschutes County District Attorney announced today that defendant James McNeil, 44, was charged with Sodomy 1, Unlawful Sexual Penetration I, Rape 1and Sexual Abuse 1; the victims were two minors. McNeil entered a plea of guilty on August 30, 2011 to each count of the indictment.
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Aug
24
Press Release
The Oregon State Bar has released a copy of District Attorney Patrick Flaherty's August 18 2011 letter to the Bar.
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