The District Attorney of the 18th Judicial Circuit is the Chief Law Enforcement Official in Shelby County who represents the people in the State of Alabama in prosecuting all felony and some misdemeanor criminal cases which occur in Shelby County.
The office serves the Shelby County population which is near 200,000 according to the 2010 US Census. Shelby County is included in the Birmingham-Hoover AL Metropolitan Area and is considered the fastest growing county in the state.
This site was created to assist citizens of Shelby County with the resources they need in maneuvering through the Justice System. The men and women of Shelby County District Attorney's Office work hard with the common goal of providing justice for victims of crime. This site provides pertinent information regarding victim's services, and quick facts about how to provide restitution for worthless checks, pay court costs, and provide information and resources to victims of crime in Shelby County.