Office of the Attorney General - Prosecution Division

Office of the Attorney General - Prosecution Division


Phone: 1-671-475-3324
Fax: 1-671-477-3354
Email: ptydingco@guamag.org
Website: guamag.org
Types of Services Offered: Legal Advocacy & Resources
Category: Government Local

Description:

The Attorney General is the Public Prosecutor for the Territory of Guam, and has designated the

Criminal Division to prosecute in the name of the People of Guam all criminal cases. The Division
prosecutes adult criminal cases involving felonies, misdemeanors, petty misdemeanors, and
certain traffic offenses in the Superior Court of Guam, and certain cases in the U.S. District Court
of Guam.

Note: Data for this listing was compiled from online sources by UOG social work students enrolled in SW110 Introduction to Community Services on Guam classes (Sections 1 and 2) in the spring semester of 2017.

Services Offered:
 
Criminal cases are investigated and referred for prosecution by the Guam Police Department.
Other local agencies, including federal law enforcement, may also refer criminal cases. The
Division may investigate criminal offenses on its own, including, but not limited to, sophisticated
financial white collar crimes and government/public corruption. The Division prosecutes criminal
tax cases in the U.S. District Court of Guam, upon referral by the Department of Revenue &
Taxation. The Division also represents the People of Guam in criminal appellate cases brought to
the Supreme Court of Guam.

Therese Duenas

gcd_desk@guamag.org

590 S. Marine Corps Drive, Suite 801 , Tamuning , GUAM, GUAM

1-671-475-3324

1-671-477-3354


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