Pursuant to Section 1 of Article XI of the California Constitution and Section 26500 of the California 政府 Code, The 地方检察官 is responsible for the prosecution of all criminal acts that occur in Kern County in violation of state laws and county ordinances.
我们的办公室是 目前招聘 律师, 律师助理, 法律实习生, Post-Law School Graduate Law Clerks, 及文书职位.
Cynthia Zimmer, Kern County 地方检察官
Cynthia Zimmer was elected Kern County 地方检察官 on June 5, 2018 and took office in January of 2019. 夫人. Zimmer is a native of Coalinga, California. She graduated from California State University Bakersfield in 1981 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. 夫人. Zimmer received her juris doctorate from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, in 1984. She has been a prosecutor at the Kern County 地方检察官’s Office for 35 years. 夫人. Zimmer has tried nearly every type of criminal case including narcotics, sex crimes and homicides. She was promoted to Supervising Deputy 地方检察官 over 20 years ago and spent 12 years supervising the 地方检察官’s Gang Unit. 夫人. Zimmer has personally handled numerous high-profile cases including Kerry Hastings, a serial killer; Billy Ray Johnson, the “Eastside Rapist”; and Corey Johnson, who killed three people and attempted to kill several others in the longest gang trial in Kern County history. 作为地区检察官. Zimmer is working to reduce violent crime in Kern County, provide better services to victims in rural areas, and keep the public informed about legislative changes that affect public safety.