District Attorney
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John S.
Foote

Nonpartisan

Occupation: Clackamas County District Attorney

Occupational Background: Clackamas County District Attorney; Attorney in Private Practice; Deputy Director and Inspector General for Oregon Department of Corrections; Special Assistant U.S. Attorney (Oregon); Senior Deputy District Attorney

Educational Background: J.D. Northwestern School of Law at Lewis and Clark; B.A. College of Wooster; National College of District Attorneys Career Prosecutor Courses

Prior Governmental Experience: Chair, Clackamas County Public Safety Coordinating Council; Chair, Board of Directors of the Children’s Center; Board of Directors, Oregon District Attorneys Association

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

During the past 3 years, John Foote has brought stability and public confidence back to the District Attorney’s Office. Under John Foote, the Clackamas County District Attorney’s Office has taken a leadership role in a number of areas important to citizens of Clackamas County,

Aggressive collection of delinquent court ordered child support for needy families (more than $17 million dollars in the past year)

Creation of the first Children’s Center in Clackamas County for sexually abused children

Creation of Clackamas County’s first Community Prosecution Program in Overland Park to fight crime through community involvement

Clackamas County’s first Mental Health Court to handle mentally ill defendants

Clackamas County’s Major Crimes Team

Clackamas County’s Domestic Violence Enhanced Response Team

Clackamas County’s first Bad Check Diversion Program to collect restitution for victims

Clackamas County’s first mandatory case manager system to move cases more quickly through the system and save costs for the public

A Message to Clackamas County citizens from John Foote

“I am very pleased about the progress we have made and the work the District Attorney’s Office does everyday on behalf of our citizens. I believe our citizens can be proud of the service we provide and what we have accomplished in the past 3 years. I am excited about what lies ahead and look forward to more accomplishments in the future. I would be honored to have your vote.”

(This information furnished by John Foote.)

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