About the Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney

Welcome to the official webpage of the Macon Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office, where justice is pursued with unwavering dedication and integrity. As the legal representatives for the people of Bibb, Crawford, and Peach counties, we are committed to upholding the law, ensuring public safety, and advocating for the rights of victims.

About DA Howard

Anita Reynolds Howard serves as the District Attorney for the Macon Judicial Circuit. With a wealth of experience and a steadfast commitment to justice, Anita leads our office in prosecuting criminal cases and promoting a safer, more just community for all. Under her leadership, we strive to hold accountable those who violate the law while advocating tirelessly for the rights of victims and the well-being of our community.

Our Mission Statement

To seek justice, to act with integrity, and to work with our partner agencies to protect the citizens of the Macon Judicial Circuit and the State of Georgia. To prosecute professionally, competently, and fairly; to treat all people courteously and respectfully; to advocate for the rights of victims; and, above all, to make our share communities a safer place.


Services We Provide

  • Prosecution of Criminal Cases: We handle a wide range of criminal cases, including violent crimes, drug offenses, white-collar crimes, and more, ensuring that perpetrators are held accountable for their actions.
  • Victim Advocacy: We are committed to supporting and advocating for the rights and needs of crime victims throughout the legal process, providing them with the guidance and support they need to navigate the complexities of the justice system.
  • Community Outreach and Education: We actively engage with the community through outreach programs and educational initiatives to promote awareness of legal rights and responsibilities, foster trust, and build stronger, safer communities.
  • Collaboration with Law Enforcement: We work closely with local law enforcement agencies to investigate crimes, gather evidence, and bring perpetrators to justice, fostering a collaborative approach to crime prevention and prosecution.
  • Juvenile Justice: We oversee the prosecution of juvenile offenders and strive to rehabilitate and redirect young people toward productive, law-abiding lives, investing in the future of our community.

Meet our Team

Our dedicated team of prosecutors, victim advocates, investigators, and support staff are here to serve the residents of the Macon Judicial Circuit with professionalism, compassion, and dedication. Learn more about our team and their roles in pursuing justice and serving our community.

Community Partnerships

At the Macon Judicial Circuit, we understand the importance of collaboration and community engagement. That’s why we’re proud to partner with a diverse range of community organizations and stakeholders across Bibb, Crawford, and Peach counties. Together, we work tirelessly to promote access to justice, foster community trust, and address the unique needs of our constituents. From local law enforcement agencies to victim advocacy groups, our community partners play a vital role in helping us fulfill our mission of serving the public good.

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