Peter J. Lucido
Macomb County Prosecuting Attorney
The elected prosecuting attorney is the chief law enforcement officer for the county. The prosecuting attorney represents the people of the state of Michigan in the prosecution of misdemeanor cases, felony cases, and juvenile delinquency cases. The prosecuting attorney handles mental health commitment hearings, matters involving establishment of paternity and child support, some county civil matters, and other miscellaneous court proceedings. The prosecuting attorney directs the activities of assistant prosecuting attorneys, crime victim advocates and support staff, and is responsible for all administrative functions of the office. Finally, the prosecuting attorney performs various other functions as prescribed by statute.