Please note that the District Attorney’s Office is prohibited from giving legal advice pursuant to California Business & Professional Code Section §6131.
If you are a defendant in a criminal case and are represented by an attorney, the California Rules of Professional Conduct prohibit the District Attorney from communicating directly with you concerning your case. Please contact your attorney if you have questions concerning your case.
Child Support collection and services are handled by the Department of Child Support Services. More information regarding DCSS can be found at: https://www.ventura.org/child-support-services/.
If you wish to report a crime, please contact your local police agency Law Enforcement Contacts or responsible investigating agency. The agency will respond to all criminal complaints and, if they conclude that a crime has occurred, the case will be referred to the District Attorney’s Office for review.
The Consumer Resource Guide is provided for consumers that may need to report an issue or complaint in Ventura County. Avoid solicitors who contact you by telephone, door-to-door, or via the internet. Ask the solicitor for references and call those references. Call the government agency that licenses the profession to be sure the solicitor is licensed.
When appropriate, the Consumer Protection Unit will investigate consumer complaints. These complaints typically involve businesses within Ventura County that are involved in unfair or illegal practices. Any inquiries or referrals about potential violations of consumer laws can be made on the form below or by calling (805) 662-1750.
Questions regarding jury duty can be answered by visiting the Jury Services page on the Superior Court website.
Questions regarding services available to victims, please call the Crime Victims’ Assistance Unit at (805) 654-3622.
All other questions or concerns can be directed to the District Attorney’s Office using the form below.
Please email all California Public Records Act requests through the following form:
Ventura County Government Center – Hall of Justice
Crime Victims’ Assistance
Child Abduction Recovery
Bureau of Investigation
Juvenile Justice Center
East County Courthouse
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