Occupation: Chief Deputy District Attorney for
Occupational Background: Deputy District Attorney for Josephine County; Assistant District Attorney Coos County; Construction; Manual Laborer.
Educational Background: University of Oregon School of Law, J.D., 1980; University of Oregon, B.A., History 1975.
Prior Governmental Experience: Deputy District Attorney in Josephine and Coos Counties since 1980; Child Sex Abuse TeamCoos County; Law Enforcement Trainer; Trainer Oregon District Attorneys Association.
EXPERIENCED, PRINCIPLED LEADERSHIP
. Stephen Campbell has prosecuted cases on behalf of the citizens of Josephine County since 1988 and has 24 years experience as a prosecutor.
. Stephen Campbell believes that holding the offender accountable is the first and most fundamental step in restoring that person to our community.
. Stephen Campbell believes that victims should be served and heard while their case is in the criminal justice system.
. Stephen Campbell believes the greatest asset of any District Attorneys Office are the Deputy Prosecutors who try cases and the professional staff that support them.
METHAMPHETAMINEStephen Campbell has seen methamphetamine ruin families. Current statistics demonstrate that meth drives a high percentage of our property crimes including an increasing rash of Identity Theft. We must ferret out those who deal meth in our community.
JAIL FUNDINGIt is imperative that we as a community adequately fund our jail facility. Though not every offender needs to go to jail, our community based correction programs such as Drug Court, Home Detention, Work Crew and Community Service need to be backed up with real jail cells for those who refuse to show up or to meaningfully participate in alternative programs.
STEPHEN CAMPBELL FOR JOSEPHINE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY
(This information furnished by Stephen D. Campbell.)