Alameda County District Attorney's Office
Nancy E. O'Malley, District Attorney

Meet DA Nancy E. O'Malley

The Alameda County
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Anti-Trafficking Campaign Unveiled

The DA's office partnered with Abolitionist Mom in a series of billboards to raise awareness of the trafficking of our youth. Read more...

Gun Safety Campaign

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley announces the first phase of a public awareness campaign focused on gun violence and the safe storage of firearms. Read more…

KTVU Interview with DA Nancy O'Malley

DA O’Malley spoke with KTVU’s Henry Lee concerning current issues in the justice system.

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Current news & events XML

DA O'Malley and Attorney General Becerra Announce Settlement with DIRECTV

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley and Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced a $9.5M settlement with DIRECTV for violations of California’s hazardous waste and unfair competition laws. Read more...

People v Brian Zachary Jones

A jury found defendant Brian Zachary Jones guilty of two counts of second degree murder for the deaths of 44-year-old Esparanza Morales-Rodriguez and her one-year-old daughter Yulidia Perez. The jury also convicted Defendant Jones of driving under the influence of alcohol and injuring a seven-year-old child, Carlos Morales. Read more...

People v Whittier Buchanan

A jury convicted defendant Whittier Buchanan of felony kidnapping with intent to commit a sex crime, assault with intent to commit a sex crime, and failure to register as a sex offender. Read more...

The latest issue of our newsletter is here!

Find out what has been happening at the DA's Office in the 7th edition of our newsletter for 2017. Read more...

People v Sharonee Hyson

A jury found defendant Sharonee Hyson guilty of first degree burglary, felony possession of a stolen vehicle, and two counts of unlawful possession of personal information. Read more...

DA O'Malley Unveils Awareness Campaign to Prevent the Sex Trafficking of Children

The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office has launched its newest campaign aimed at combatting the sex trafficking of children and teens. Sixty public service ads have been placed on AC Transit buses and Clear Channel bus shelters throughout Alameda County as part of an education effort called ‘Disrupt Sex Trafficking’. Read more...

Governor Brown Signs DNA Bill into Law

Recently, Governor Jerry Brown signed legislation authored by Assemblymember David Chiu and sponsored by Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley that requires law enforcement agencies to annually report data on the collection and testing of sexual assault evidence kits to the California Department of Justice.

The passing of AB 41 provides greater transparency for survivors and policy makers. Read more...

Bill to Reform the Sex Offender Registry Signed by Governor Brown

Senate Bill 384, the bill to reform the sex offender registry, authored by Senator Scott Wiener and co-sponsored by Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley and Los Angeles County District Attorney Jackie Lacey has just been signed by Governor Jerry Brown. This bill amends the current law that requires all sex offenders to register for life and replaces it with a tiered system of registry.

A diverse coalition came together to support this bill, including law enforcement but also Equality California, ACLU, and CALCASA. Read more...

DA O'Malley and Prosecutors and Prosecutors from Across the US Oppose Legislation that would Remove Regulations on Gun Silencers

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley, Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer, and 26 additional members of Prosecutors Against Gun Violence (PAGV) today announced their strong opposition to provisions in the Sportsmen’s Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act (“SHARE”) Act which would remove existing gun silencer safety regulations from federal law. Read more...

Application period is now open for the 2018 DA's Justice Academy

We are now accepting applications for the 2018 DA's Justice Academy class. The program is open to juniors and seniors who are residents of and attend public high school in Alameda County. All applications must be received by November 9 by 4pm. Read more....

Alameda County Justice Restoration Project Launched

Alameda County DA Nancy O'Malley announced that the District Attorney’s Office, leading a partnership of county agencies, community partners and non-government resource providers, has launched the Alameda County Justice Restoration Project. Read more...

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