Criminal Division

The Criminal Division is responsible for working closely with the Beaverton Police Department and prosecuting state and local misdemeanor and violation offenses occurring within the City, including the filing of complaints, coordinating discovery requests, responding to evidentiary suppression motions, and conducting pre-trial negotiations, court and jury trials, and certain appeals. Cases prosecuted by the City of Beaverton are prosecuted in the Beaverton Municipal Court. The Criminal Division also provides a victim’s advocate to assist victims of misdemeanor crimes.