County and District Attorney

Mission Statement

Seeking justice, serving, protecting, and representing Ellis County and the State of Texas through partnerships with law enforcement and our community.


The Ellis County and District Attorney offices provide many essential services including:

  • Effectively prosecuting felony, misdemeanor, and juvenile cases.
  • Providing protective orders, mental health commitments, and victim assistance.
  • Collecting hot check payments for the merchants of Ellis County.
  • Providing legal advice and counsel for county officials and the commissioners' court.
  • Providing representation for the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services.


For assistance call:

  • Criminal Division: 972-825-5035
  • Hot Check Division: 972-825-5040
  • Victim Assistance: 972-825-5046