The mission of the 4th Judicial District Attorney's Office is to administer justice, advocate for victims, and partner with law enforcement and the citizens of this community in the deterrence and prevention of crime.
We will be leaders in fair and effective prosecution and innovative justice programs. We will be an employer of choice to recruit and retain attorneys and staff and to develop outstanding future community leaders. We will make a difference in the lives of the individuals who come into contact with the criminal justice system and will enhance public safety and the quality of life for citizens of El Paso and Teller Counties.
Integrity: We hold ourselves to the highest ethical standards of professional and personal conduct.
Accountability: We are responsible and responsive, ensuring excellence in public service and effective and efficient use of our annual budget.
Respect and Compassion: We will serve one another, our community, our community liaisons, victims and our opponents with dignity and respect. We will be polite and will embrace the diverse views and contributions from others.
Authenticity: We will continuously strive to improve our self-awareness and will courageously lead and serve our community and office with compassion, empathy and humility.
Excellence & Teamwork: We will communicate openly, honestly and respectfully with each other. We are committed to being a culture of development where we help one another achieve professional and personal goals. We will demonstrate the highest standards of excellence and teamwork in achieving our mission. We are committed to creating a positive environment, taking pride in our work and recognizing the valuable contributions of all employees in our office.