Ross Pittman, Payette County Prosecutor
Address: 1115 1st. Ave. N.
Payette, ID 83661
Phone: (208) 642-6096
Fax: (208) 642-6099
Justice is justly represented blind, because she sees no difference in the parties concerned. She has but one scale and weight, for rich and poor, great and small.
- WILLIAM PENN
The Payette County Prosecutor is an elected official. The Prosecutor has jurisdiction over all criminal cases in District Court and all misdemeanors which occur outisde of city limits, or that are cited by the State Police or Fish and Game. The County Prosecutor's duties include bringing and defending civil actions involving Payette County. The Prosecuting Attorney also serves as legal advisor for all Payette County officials and agencies.
The only criminal cases not handled by the County Prosecutor are misdemeanors that occur within the city limits of Payette, Fruitland and New Plymouth. If you have questions about a city misdemeanor in Payette or New Plymouth, please contact the City Prosecutor, Bert Osborn at (208) 642-4458. If you have questions about a city misdemeanor in Fruitland, please contact the City Prosecutor, Paul Fitzer, at (208) 331-1800.