The City of Ellensburg contracts with Tony Swartz, City Prosecutor, for prosecution services on behalf of the City. The City Prosecutor prosecutes misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor offenses committed by adults within the boundaries of the City of Ellensburg. The prosecutor reports to the City Attorney.
The prosecutor represents the interests of the public as a whole and does not represent individuals. The prosecutor and his staff are strictly prohibited from providing any legal advice to private individuals in any criminal matter.