• Three new Bureau of Investigation assistant chiefs have been sworn in. From left: Chief Investigator Joe DelGiudice, Chief Assistant DA John Aki, Assistant Chief Investigators Ron Garcia, Wayne Hoy, and Eric Nevins, and DA Mike Hestrin.

  • The DA's Office held a bone marrow drive and more than 40 county employees and members of the public took the time to do a cheek swab. Each is now on a national bone marrow donor registry. More information at bethematch.org


  • Deputy DA Debra Postil reads to kindergarten students at Rustic Lane Elementary School in Jurupa Valley on March 2 as part of the national "Read Across America" event

  • Deputy DAs Heather Ferris and Sharunne Foster and Victim Advocate Julie Gonzalez, left to right, took part in a Career Day on Feb. 23 at Citrus Hill High School in Perris.

  • Mike Hestrin is sworn in as Riverside County District Attorney as his wife looks on at a ceremony held Jan. 5, 2015, at the Riverside Historic Courthouse. Superior Court Judge Christian Thierbach administered the oath of office.

  • Students and instructors from the Shanghai Police College in China visit the DA’s Office to learn about the U.S. justice system, the DA’s Office, and the DA’s Bureau of Investigations.

  • Chief Deputy DA Michael Cabral of the Southwest Division speaks to media at a Riverside County sheriff’s news conference about a wanted felon who shot and killed a sheriff’s canine.

  • DA Bureau Commander Brent Westwood, left, and Investigator Craig Johnson are interviewed by a production crew for an upcoming episode of CNBC’s “American Greed” about a large Ponzi scheme case in Riverside County.


  • Protecting the public and serving our community

  • Ethical prosecution of criminal and civil offenses

  • Safeguarding the rights of victims and witnesses


Meet the DA County of Riverside District Attorney