Major Offenders Division

The bureaus of the Major Offenders Division handle cases involving dangerous, violent and repeat felony offenders as well as death penalty cases.
  1. Capital Litigation

    Capital litigation handles first degree murder cases in which the State is seeking the death penalty.

  2. Gangs Bureau

    The Gangs Bureau aggressively investigates and prosecutes Criminal Street Gang members.

  3. Repeat Offender Program

    The Repeat Offender Program (ROP) is designed to address the reality that roughly 10% of the criminals commit 90% of the crimes.

  4. Vehicular Crimes Bureau

    The Maricopa County Attorney’s Office Vehicular Crimes Bureau prosecutes crimes involving motor vehicle collisions and incidents in which drivers are found to be driving recklessly or driving under the influence of alcohol, illegal drugs or prescription medication (DUI).