District Attorney

As your District Attorney, I and my staff are committed to serving the citizens of Tallapoosa, Macon, Chambers, and Randolph Counties in the administration of justice by the enforcement of the criminal laws of the State of Alabama. In doing so, it is our duty to prosecute those who violate those laws and ensure that justice is done on behalf of crime victims.

The District Attorney's Office for Tallapoosa County is composed of two offices, one serving the east side of the county in Dadeville and one serving the west side of the county in Alexander City. Our responsibilities include the prosecution of criminal cases ranging from traffic violations to felony and capital cases. We also have special services units including victim services, restitution recovery, worthless checks, and child support recovery.


D. Jeremy Duerr
Tallapoosa County, AL

D. Jeremy Duerr, District Attorney

Michael Weldon, Chief Deputy District Attorney
Macon County

Kevin Hall, Assistant District Attorney
Valerie Gooden, Secretary

Dadeville Division
Charles Hall, Assistant District Attorney
Renee Sample, Secretary

Melody Baldwin, Assistant District Attorney
Child Support Division

Brett Newman, Investigator
Pretrial Diversion Program

 Erin McWaters, Victim Services Officer

 Rachel Cotney
Special Services: Worthless Checks & Restitution Recovery

Raye Johnston, Administrator
Alexander City Annex

Jason Hilyer, Investigator
Alexander City Annex

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