Misdemeanor Cases - District Court

The District Court Unit is responsible for prosecuting all misdemeanor and gross misdemeanor offenses committed in unincorporated Cowlitz County in Cowlitz County District Court.  

Misdemeanor offenses committed within city limits are prosecuted by that municipalities’ city prosecutor.

Domestic Violence and Driving under the Influence of Intoxicants (DUI) are the two primary areas of prosecution in the Misdemeanor Unit.