Portage County Prosecuting Attorney
Employer / Organization
Nov 03, 2020
Jan 01, 2020 - Mar 09, 2020
The prosecuting attorney is the chief prosecutor for the county, representing the government in criminal cases. The prosecuting attorney investigates crimes, decides whether or not to bring charges against suspects, negotiates plea bargains, and tries cases before juries or judges.
Application GuidelinesIf you would like to be included on the ballot for county office, follow these three steps. 1) Contact the county board of elections. The board can provide information about the availability of filing papers and answer questions regarding nominating petitions and other ballot procedures. 2) Arrange to pick up required paperwork. 3) Return your completed paperwork within the designated filing window. The deadline shown is for independent candidates, who must file by the day before the primary election. Party candidates must meet earlier deadlines in order to participate in the primary.
Submit application to:
Portage County Board of Elections, 449 S. Meridian St., Room 101, Ravenna, OH, 44266, US