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

Meet DA Nancy E. O'Malley

The Alameda County
District Attorney's Office

is dedicated to serving our community through the ethical prosecution of criminal offenses and the vigorous protection of victims' rights.

DA O'Malley Unveils Anti-Trafficking Billboard Campaign

The new campaign encourages the public to recognize human trafficking is a significant issue in communities throughout the Bay Area. Read more…

'Did You Know...?' - Issue 1 is here!

The first edition of our new look 'Did You Know...?' newsletter for 2018 is here.
Find out what has been happening at the DA's Office here. Read more...

DA Receives Anti-Trafficking Award

DA Nancy O'Malley was honored with the Modern-Day Abolitionist in Leadership Award from the San Francisco Collaborative Against Human Trafficking. Read more...

Current news & events XML

DA O’Malley Calls for Artists to Collaborate in Project Creating Art out of Dismantled Firearms

Alameda County District Attorney Nancy E. O’Malley, in partnership with The Robby Poblete Foundation is proud to announce a groundbreaking new project entitled “The Art of Peace - Alameda County.” This collaborative effort will engage local artists to create three dimensional art pieces out of the remains of dismantled firearms. Read more...

People v James Evans Lightner

A jury found Defendant James Evans Lightner guilty of three counts of forcible rape and two counts of forcible oral copulation. Read more...

SCAM ALERT : Residents Urged to Be Aware of Unsolicited Contacts By Scammers Offering Computer Protection

The Alameda County District Attorney’s Office is urging local residents to be aware of a computer-based scam in which consumers are contacted by people posing as technicians from established computer or software companies. Read more...

DA's Office Partners with Legislator to Help the Environment & Victims of DV

The Alameda County District Attorney's Office, under the leadership of District Attorney Nancy O'Malley, has partnered with Assemblymember Bill Quirk (D-Hayward) to introduce two important bills into the legislature that helps the environment as well as victims of domestic violence. Read more...

People v Kalvin N Craven

A jury convicted defendant Kalvin N Craven of four counts of robbery with the additional enhancement that he personally used a firearm. Read more...

People v Edgar Emmanuel Hernandez

A jury found defendant Edgar Emmanuel Hernandez guilty as charged of six counts of oral copulation with a child 10 years of age or younger and three counts of engaging in a lewd act with a child under age 14. Read more...

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...

Quick Links


Learn more about our Hate Crime Hotline...

Stay connected with us on twitter & facebook

Follow us on social media for regular updates about news, events and scams that may affect you.


Receive our 'Did You Know...?' monthly e-newsletter in your inbox.
Please enter your email address here:

Read the latest issue of our
'Did You Know...?' newsletter


Visit the Alameda County Family Justice Center

Learn more about the fight to end child sex trafficking at

Cell site simulator policy