Dave Young Sworn in as District Attorney
On January 8, 2013 Dave Young was sworn in as District Attorney for the 17th Judicial District, which includes Adams and Broomfield Counties. Young is a lifelong prosecutor with over 20 years of prosecutorial experience. He has worked in the Adams and Broomfield District Attorney’s Office for the past eight years, most recently as Assistant District Attorney, the second in command position to former District Attorney Don Quick.
“It is an honor to be sworn in as the new District Attorney for Adams and Broomfield counties,” Young said. “My number one priority as a your District Attorney is to protect the community and to seek justice for victims of crime. Doing so with integrity means prosecuting all crimes, no matter the wealth or political position of the offender, while ensuring that all participants in the criminal justice system are treated with dignity and respect.”
“I’m grateful to be leading an office of outstanding prosecutors and staff who are truly committed to this community. Our goal is to vigorously pursue justice for all victims, while working to protect our citizens from violent crime, protect children from predators, protect senior citizens from exploitation and collaborate with our community partners to prevent crime from occurring.”
“I’m humbled by the trust the community has placed in me and I look forward to serving Adams and Broomfield counties in the years ahead.”