Platte County Attorney

Employer / Organization

Platte County

Next Election

Nov 06, 2018

Filing Window

May 17, 2018 - Aug 27, 2018

Description

The county attorney is the chief prosecutor for the district, representing the government in criminal cases. The attorney investigates crimes, decides whether or not to bring charges against suspects, negotiates plea bargains, and tries cases before juries or judges.

Application Guidelines
If you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county clerk's office. The clerk can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. The filing deadline shown is for independent candidates. Major party candidates must meet earlier deadlines to participate in the primary.

Submit application to:
Platte County Clerk, 800 9th St., Wheatland, WY, 82201, US