WelcomeWelcome to the official website of the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office (MCAO), serving nearly four million residents in Maricopa County, the fourth largest county in the United States.
Our office is responsible for the prosecution of more than 35,000 felony criminal cases each year. Our top priorities are to hold criminals accountable for the crimes they commit, and to ensure that the rights of crime victims are honored and respected throughout the criminal justice process.
PHOENIX— Today Leroy Christopher Orbeck was sentenced to 25 years in the Department of Corrections for Attempted 2nd Degree Murder, Sex Trafficking, Child Prostitution, Attempted Sexual Assault, and Aggravated Assault. Read more...
Jeffrey Mathis was sentenced to Life in Prison for 1st Degree Murder and 15 years for Attempted 1st Degree Murder in connection to a drive by shooting in the parking lot of a Phoenix night club in 2015. Read more...
Continuing the successful campaign “Save Lives, Don’t DUI” the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office is partnering with ride-sharing service Lyft to offer St. Patrick’s Day revelers an incentive not to drink and drive. Read more...