El Paso County Attorney's Office

El Paso County Attorney's Office We offer free services to ALL county residents regardless their legal status: protective orders, prosecution of deceptive businesses, child and elder abuse

We offer free services to ALL county residents regardless their legal status: protective orders for victims of domestic violence, prosecution of deceptive businesses, child and elder protection, prosecution of juvenile crime, hot checks collection, abatement of nuisances, living wills.

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El Paso bars could face civil suits as police works on crime reduction
09/16/2021
El Paso bars could face civil suits as police works on crime reduction

El Paso bars could face civil suits as police works on crime reduction

Officials with the El Paso Police Department told the city council Tuesday that they are working with the County Attorney's Office on civil lawsuits to help reduce crime and increase accountability at bars. The "nuisance abatement cases" can be filed if there is frequent criminal activity at bars or...

https://kfoxtv.com/news/local/eppd-working-with-county-attorney-on-civil-cases-against-local-bars?utm_source=sfmc&utm_me...
09/15/2021
EPPD working with County Attorney on civil cases against local bars

https://kfoxtv.com/news/local/eppd-working-with-county-attorney-on-civil-cases-against-local-bars?utm_source=sfmc&utm_medium=email&sfmc_id=1211270&utm_guid=ea126202-afc0-4d21-9241-56ea7fedd84c&utm_campaign=

Officials with the El Paso Police Department told the city council Tuesday that they are working with the County Attorney's Office on civil lawsuits to help reduce crime and increase accountability at bars. The "nuisance abatement cases" can be filed if there is frequent criminal activity at bars or...

Clausuran salón de masajes en El Paso
08/04/2021
Clausuran salón de masajes en El Paso

Clausuran salón de masajes en El Paso

La Oficina del Fiscal del Condado de El Paso ha obtenido una orden de restricción temporal contra un salón de masajes ubicado en el Este de El Paso donde supuesta actividad ilegal ocurre habitualmente. El establecimiento Day Spa Massage recibió un fallo el martes que cerró el negocio en espera d...

https://elpasoheraldpost.com/county-attorneys-office-shuts-down-strip-club-in-far-east-el-paso-owner-arrested/
06/18/2021
County Attorney’s Office temporarily shuts down strip club in Far East El Paso County, Owner arrested

https://elpasoheraldpost.com/county-attorneys-office-shuts-down-strip-club-in-far-east-el-paso-owner-arrested/

On Thursday, officials with the El Paso County Attorney’s Office announced that they obtained a Temporary Restraining Order against an illegal strip club in Far East El Paso County, and shut it down. Officials with the County Attorney’s Office say that “Outskirts Gentlemen’s Club,” also kn...

https://www.telemundo48elpaso.com/noticias/local/club-para-caballeros-operaba-sin-licencia-sin-permiso-y-promovia-la-pro...
06/18/2021
Club para caballeros operaba sin licencia, sin permiso y promovía la prostitución

https://www.telemundo48elpaso.com/noticias/local/club-para-caballeros-operaba-sin-licencia-sin-permiso-y-promovia-la-prostitucion/2083141/

Autoridades en El Paso clausuraron un centro nocturno para adultos luego de que se descubriera que este operaba sin una licencia, no contaba con un permiso para la venta de alcohol y, además, promovía la prostitución. El propietario del negocio también fue puesto bajo arresto.

Residentes del Valle Bajo, el Condado de El Paso tiene muchas vacunas Pfizer contra el COVID disponibles ahorita. No hac...
04/16/2021

Residentes del Valle Bajo, el Condado de El Paso tiene muchas vacunas Pfizer contra el COVID disponibles ahorita. No hace falta registrarse, solo ir a la dirección de abajo antes de las 4 P.M. Para mas informacion comuniquese al (915) 546-2016. Telemundo 48 El Paso NoticiasYa El Paso El Diario de El Paso El Paso Herald-Post

Residentes del Valle Bajo, el Condado de El Paso tiene muchas vacunas Pfizer contra el COVID disponibles ahorita. No hace falta registrarse, solo ir a la dirección de abajo antes de las 4 P.M. Para mas informacion comuniquese al (915) 546-2016. Telemundo 48 El Paso NoticiasYa El Paso El Diario de El Paso El Paso Herald-Post

Hear El Paso’s top medical and legal experts give advice on planning events in 2021. In this webinar Dr. Ogechika Alozie...
03/02/2021
Planning Events in 2021 During COVID

Hear El Paso’s top medical and legal experts give advice on planning events in 2021. In this webinar Dr. Ogechika Alozie and Dr. Hector Ocaranza provide information on projections for the pandemic, the impact the vaccine is having on herd immunity, and what this means for events in our region for the remainder of 2021. Assistant County Attorney Erica Rosales and Assistant City Attorney Josette Flores also discuss where we are in the County and City Public Health Ordinances, and how to ensure compliance during the coming months.
https://youtu.be/m6WJoDwR_mA

Hear El Paso’s top medical and legal experts give advice on planning events in 2021. Events are a major part of our community’s quality of life, fundraisers,...

Join El Paso County Attorney's Office in supporting the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence (CASFV) during their S...
02/22/2021
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Join El Paso County Attorney's Office in supporting the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence (CASFV) during their Spring Into Action fundraiser by following this link: https://casfv.salsalabs.org/springintoaction/t/elpasocountyattorneysoffice

We are participating in the Spring Into Action - Move to End Abuse fitness challenge to benefit the Center Against Sexual and Family Violence, an organization that represents a cause very important to us. Please consider supporting us in my efforts for this worthy cause!

https://kvia.com/news/2020/12/30/abc-7-exclusive-an-inside-look-at-legal-efforts-to-close-down-illicit-el-paso-massage-p...
01/04/2021
ABC-7 exclusive: An inside look at efforts to stop human trafficking at illicit El Paso massage parlors - KVIA

https://kvia.com/news/2020/12/30/abc-7-exclusive-an-inside-look-at-legal-efforts-to-close-down-illicit-el-paso-massage-parlors/

EL PASO, Texas -- They are located in strip malls appearing like a legitimate storefront, but behind closed doors some El Paso massage parlors become a front for not just prostitution, but also human trafficking. A three-month investigation revealed there are dozens of these establishments with expl...

https://kvia.com/news/el-paso/2020/11/11/texas-supreme-court-declines-to-grant-emergency-order-halting-samaniegos-shutdo...
11/12/2020
Texas Supreme Court declines to grant emergency order against Samaniego’s shutdown mandate - KVIA

https://kvia.com/news/el-paso/2020/11/11/texas-supreme-court-declines-to-grant-emergency-order-halting-samaniegos-shutdown-mandate/

EL PASO, Texas -- The Texas Supreme Court on Wednesday refused to grant an emergency order aimed at halting El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego's mandated shutdown involving non-essential businesses to stem the surge of Covid-19. The state's top court said the Texas attorney general and local res...

El Paso reports more than 3,000 new COVID-19 cases in a single day, shattering previous record.The record-breaking case ...
11/05/2020
El Paso reports more than 3,000 new COVID-19 cases in a single day, shattering previous record

El Paso reports more than 3,000 new COVID-19 cases in a single day, shattering previous record.
The record-breaking case count came as a state district judge heard arguments Wednesday over a shutdown order issued by El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego. Judge William Moody said he would render a decision later this week on whether to temporarily halt the county order.
https://www.texastribune.org/2020/11/04/el-paso-coronavirus-cases/?utm_source=Texas+Tribune+Newsletters&utm_campaign=84cb6bb869-trib-newsletters-the-brief&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_d9a68d8efc-84cb6bb869-101494645&mc_cid=84cb6bb869&mc_eid=203a37a8a8

The record-breaking case count came as a state district judge heard arguments Wednesday over a shutdown order issued by El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego. Judge William Moody said he would render a decision later this week on whether to temporarily halt the county order.

https://elpasoheraldpost.com/county-attorney-issues-legal-opinion-confirming-legality-county-judges-stay-at-home-order/
10/31/2020
County Attorney issues legal opinion on County Judge’s ‘Stay at Home Order;’ Answers key questions

https://elpasoheraldpost.com/county-attorney-issues-legal-opinion-confirming-legality-county-judges-stay-at-home-order/

Friday evening, County Attorney Jo Anne Bernal issued a four page legal opinion, as to the issues and conflicts as a result of County Judge Ricardo Samaniego’s controversial ‘Stay at Home Order’ issued Thursday evening. The opinion, requested by Samaniego, answers three key questions posed by ...

https://cbs4local.com/news/local/ep-county-ag-says-judge-has-legal-power-to-shut-down-el-paso-based-on-emergency-power?f...
10/31/2020
El Paso County Attorney's Office releases legal opinion on county judge order

https://cbs4local.com/news/local/ep-county-ag-says-judge-has-legal-power-to-shut-down-el-paso-based-on-emergency-power?fbclid=IwAR3LG2fX_lUrBYqXTOBXCA9eSVYhQ7hxkb9MjTXTy-sNMAgBXWG6yi9amYc

The El Paso County Attorney’s Office has released the legal opinion regarding the shut down order that was implemented by El Paso County Judge Ricardo Samaniego. The legal opinion states that Samaniego has legal authority to shut down the county based on emergency powers granted to county judg...

https://www.ktsm.com/news/breaking-news/shut-down-back-in-place-says-el-paso-county-attorney/?utm_medium=referral&utm_ca...
10/31/2020
Sheriff’s Office to enforce shutdown after county attorney reinstates order

https://www.ktsm.com/news/breaking-news/shut-down-back-in-place-says-el-paso-county-attorney/?utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=socialflow&utm_source=facebook.com&fbclid=IwAR3ThyiNyqPZMbbrrohn30CtBXNZkGOCy-IlONOjd6uqA9hOK5oLtUtFlrg

EL PASO, Texas (KTSM) — The shutdown is back in effect. Late Friday night, the El Paso County Attorney issued a legal opinion in support of the non-essential business shutdown order issued on…

https://kvia.com/news/2020/10/31/el-paso-county-sheriffs-office-says-judges-virus-shutdown-order-is-legal-will-be-enforc...
10/31/2020
El Paso County Sheriff's Office says judge's virus shutdown order is legal, will be enforced - KVIA

https://kvia.com/news/2020/10/31/el-paso-county-sheriffs-office-says-judges-virus-shutdown-order-is-legal-will-be-enforced/?fbclid=IwAR0Sxfrd3qxXFrzLacHu32NFxe7Qymc21JLHIgAPfQ7OIu4eI5r2M2DYSpM

EL PASO, Texas -- The El Paso County Sheriff's Office on Saturday morning said County Judge Ricardo Samaniego's order shutting down non-essential businesses due to a massive coronavirus outbreak is vaild and would be enforced by deputies effective immediately in both the county and city. "... it is....

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