District Attorney Vern Pierson
In January of 2007, Vern became El Dorado County's District Attorney. He has personally prosecuted numerous, significant cases such as the murder of C.H.P Officer Scott Russell and Phil and Nancy Garrido for the 1991 abduction of Jaycee Lee Dugard. He created a highly successful Cold Homicide Task Force and developed one of the first paperless prosecutor's offices in California. For more than five years Vern served as the county's Chief Technology Officer. Vern serves on the Board of Directors for the California District Attorneys Association and is the co-chair of the Association's Ethics and Insurance Fraud Committees.
Statement of California District Attorney Association President Vern Pierson
Office of Traffic Safety Grant
JEROEN DOUGLAS JOST
$ NO BAIL
JEROEN DOUGLAS JOST has two outstanding NO BAIL warrants for hit and run, child abuse, driving without a license, violation of a court order, and possession of a controlled substance for sale.
MELINDA MARIE CRITES
MELINDA MARIE CRITES has two outstanding felony warrants totaling $300,000 for assault with a deadly weapon, dissuading a witness, attempted robbery, violation of a court order, and failure to appear.
SHAWN TYLER FLOYD
$ NO BAIL
SHAWN TYLER FLOYD has an outstanding felony NO BAIL warrant for domestic violence with priors and probation violations.