2nd Judicial District - Serving Bienville, Claiborne, and Jackson Parishes


Thank you for visiting our website and taking the time to learn more about us.   As your District Attorney, I consider it a privilege to serve the citizens of the Second Judicial District.

The employees of the Second Judicial District Attorney’s Office represent the State of Louisiana and the citizens of our District in all criminal matters occurring within our District. Our very experienced team of prosecutors and staff are working hard every day to enforce the laws of our state and protect you.

We understand that this office is vital to our community. Our success makes our community a safer place to live, work and raise our families. We are committed to public service, hard work, transparency and integrity.

Every day we look forward to providing you with the very best legal services to protect and strengthen our community and the public bodies within our district that we represent. It is the vision of this office to be an advocate for victims of crime while respecting the rights of the accused. In doing so, we will achieve justice each day.



Daniel W. Newell, District Attorney