County Attorney's Office


The Pottawatomie County Attorney is responsible for felony prosecution, misdemeanor prosecution, and domestic battery prosecution. The office is also responsible for handling the following types of cases:
  • Child in need of care cases
  • Mental illness cases
  • Traffic violations 

Mitigating the COVID-19/spread

Please view the Reopening Plan for the Pottawatomie County Justice Center.  

If you have a scheduled court appearance and need to continue your court appearance due to symptoms of illness (fever/coughing), please contact your defense counsel.   

If you do not have an attorney, please contact the Clerk of the District Court at 785-457-3392 to request a continuance.

If you are on diversion and have concerns regarding your monthly check-in process, please contact the Diversion Officer at 785-457-1520 or If you are represented by an attorney, please consult your attorney.