Welcome to the Hennepin County Attorney Web Site!
Protecting the rights and safety of people in Hennepin County....
The Hennepin County Attorney serves as the chief prosecutor of all adult felony and juvenile crimes in Hennepin County. The County Attorney is also responsible for providing legal counsel to the Board of Commissioners and all county departments, as well as representing the county government in civil lawsuits, child support matters and child protection actions.
Hennepin County includes Minneapolis and 45 other communities with a total population of more than one million residents