The Lake County State's Attorney serves the citizens of our county and of South Dakota as the chief prosecutor of adult and juvenile crimes occurring in Lake County. The office is committed to helping to preserve the quality of life and low crime rates enjoyed by those who reside in South Dakota.

While the principal responsibility of the office is the prosecution of adult and juvenile crime, the office has the duty of protecting children who may be living in abusive or neglectful homes. Additionally, the office is responsible for providing legal advice and representation to the Board of Commissioners for the county and other elected and appointed department heads and staff.

Staff

Manuel J. de Castro, Jr.

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Jennie Thompson

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Shelli Gust

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Contact Information

Main Office

Address:
Lake County States Attorney
200 E Center St
Madison SD 57042

Phone:
605-256-7630
Fax:
605-256-7632

Office Hours:
8:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday – Friday (excluding Holidays)

Please call for an appointment.

Notices

Dedication of Scott Pedersen Memorial Park
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Please join us out at Scott Pedersen Memorial Park (Lake Madison) on 7/6/17 at 6:00 p.m. for a dedication ceremony.

Dignity License Plates Available July 1
Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Qualifying South Dakotans may apply for Dignity plates at the Treasurer's Office beginning on July 1st. Cost is $10 plus a $5 mailing fee. View this Press Release for additional information.

County Offices Closed
Tuesday, June 20, 2017

County offices will be closed on July 3rd and July 4th in observance of Independence Day.

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