Office of the DeKalb County District Attorney

Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit

Sherry Boston, District Attorney

Message from the District Attorney

Welcome to the official  website for the DeKalb District Attorney's Office/Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit. 

The DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office prosecutes felony cases in the Superior Court of DeKalb County. As District Attorney, I am responsible for supervising and training a staff of nearly 200 individuals including attorneys, investigators, victim-witness advocates, administrators, and support personnel,  while administering a $13 million annual budget. 

The DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office works with local citizens, community leaders and various volunteers to conduct crime prevention and intervention programs that address issues that are important to you and your neighbors. It is our belief that by working together we can improve the quality of life in DeKalb County and make our community a safer place for all to live. 

We hope you will find this website helpful in answering frequently asked questions, providing you with a better understanding of the DeKalb County District Attorney’s Office and the criminal justice system. 

Yours for a safer DeKalb, 

Sherry Boston

District Attorney 

Stone Mountain Judicial Circuit