Criminal Division

In the courtroom, we provide the highest quality legal representation for our community and seek justice in each and every case. Our attorneys represent the state in prosecuting designated misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor crimes and all felonies alleged to have been committed in Ramsey County. Felony crimes are the most serious crimes, including severe assaults, rape, robbery and murder, which are punishable by a year or more in prison. 

How cases are processed

The Criminal Division is organized into the following specialty litigation units to help increase public safety: