C. Phillips "Phil" Ferguson

Commonwealth's Attorney
Title: Suffolk Commonwealth's Attorney
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The Commonwealth's Attorney is elected to a four-year term and appoints Assistants under his supervision to prosecute felony cases, which include murder, rape, robbery and other serious crimes. In Suffolk, in addition to all felony cases, we also prosecute all misdemeanor cases in which a crime victim requests assistance, all drunk driving cases, certain domestic violence cases, all crimes that occur in schools and all misdemeanor and traffic appeals to Circuit Court, including violations of local ordinances.

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