The Commonwealth's Attorney, his deputy and assistants are responsible for prosecuting criminal cases (felonies and misdemeanors) for the Commonwealth of Virginia. The attorneys in this office are responsible for assisting victims of any crime which occurs in the City of Charlottesville. There is no charge for services provided by this office.
Commonwealth's Attorney (elected):
Joseph D. Platania
Deputy Commonwealth's Attorney
Senior-Assistant Commonwealth's Attorney:
Assistant Commonwealth's Attorneys: