The District Attorney’s office has three divisions:
Criminal Prosecution, Child Support and Victims’ Services.
Preparing and filing formal charges against defendants
Conducting hearings and trials associated with those charges
Advising local law enforcement agencies in investigations and obtaining evidence for use in criminal matters
Accepts new cases for child support payment and monitors existing cases
Collects child support payments for non-welfare families in Malheur County
Has the power to use garnishments, writs of execution, liens and contempt to secure payment of court-ordered support obligations
Provides information concerning rights of crime victims and assists victims in electing rights
Provides general information about the criminal justice system
Maintains a system of notifications to keep victims updated on their cases
Accompanies victims to court when requested
Assists with the return of property being held for evidence
Assists with determining restitution
Assists with Crime Victims’ Compensation applications
Provides referrals to outside agencies, such as social services and community services
We have tried to make the information on this web site easily available and understandable. If there is any problem in finding out what you want to know, please e-mail us at
Marilee.Aldred@malheurco.org or call us at (541) 473-5127.
To learn more about Oregon Criminal Justice system, please visit the following websites.
Oregon Department of Justice
Malheur County Circuit Court Calendar
251 “B” St. W. | Vale, OR 97918
Hours are 8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M.
Office (541) 473-5127 | Victims Services (541) 473-5127
Child Support Services: (541) 473-5127