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CASS COUNTY ATTORNEY

S. COLIN PALM

Colin has been with the office since 2000 and has served as a Deputy County Attorney, Chief Deputy County Attorney, and now County Attorney.  He was appointed as County Attorney in January 2018 by the Cass County Board of Commissioners to fill the vacancy and was elected by the voters in November 2018 to his current four year term.

 

DEPUTY COUNTY ATTORNEYS

RICHARD A. FEDDE

STEVEN D. SUNDE

SARAH M. SUTTER

 

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The Cass County Attorney is an elected partisan position with a four year term of office.  The County Attorney’s Office reviews law enforcement reports, determines appropriate charges, and prosecutes offenders for all felony and misdemeanor violations of state statute which occur within the jurisdiction of Cass County.  The County Attorney is on duty 24 hours a day to assist law enforcement with emergencies and coroner calls.  The County Attorney’s Office also performs a number of other duties as defined by Nebraska State Statutes.

DUTIES

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  • In addition to criminal court prosecutions, the County Attorney’s Office is responsible for:
  • Juvenile delinquency prosecution
  • Child abuse/neglect petitions in juvenile court
  • Termination of Parental Rights Petitions
  • Child Support enforcement
  • Civil litigation on behalf of Cass County
  • Board of Mental Health commitments
  • Tax Foreclosures
  • Representing the County at the Tax Equalization Review Commission
  • Inheritance Tax review
  • Providing legal support to the County Board of Commissioners and other county officials.
  • Pretrial Diversion program
  • Grand Jury review of in custody deaths
  • County Corner duties
  • Representing the State at the Cass County Drug Treatment Court
ASSOCIATED LINKS Back to top of page

Court case calendar search https://www.nebraska.gov/courts/calendar/index.cgi
Cass County Sheriff’s Office https://www.casscountysheriffne.org
Plattsmouth Police Department  https://www.plattsmouth.org/index.php/departments/police
Nebraska State Patrol  https://statepatrol.nebraska.gov/
Sex offender registry   https://sor.nebraska.gov/
DMV license reinstatement https://www.nebraska.gov/dmv/reinstatements/client.cgi
Victim information and notification  https://vinelink.com/#/home

CONTACT INFORMATION

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Location: Cass County Courthouse, 346 Main Street, Rooms 301 and 206, Plattsmouth, Nebraska 68048

All inquires can be addressed to this office at: Email: attorney@cassne.org
346 Main Street Phone: 402-296-9346
Plattsmouth NE 68048-1964 Fax: 402-296-9350

Child Support Enforcement

Phone: 402-296-9393

Hours: Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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