Essential and Continuing Operations / COVID19: In the interest of the health and safety of our staff and the community, our offices will remain closed to the public, and most of the agency’s prosecutors and staff will work remotely, until further notice. The HCDAO continues to perform key functions in the county criminal justice system and will do so during the Covid-19 pandemic. Click Here for More Information

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Officer-Involved Shootings

Every officer-involved shooting in Harris County is presented to a grand jury by the Civil Rights Division.  Learn more about the process, and what we are doing to reform the criminal justice system and keep the public safe.