Washington State

Office of the Attorney General

Attorney General

Bob Ferguson

Oct 05 2009

The story from CNN on Friday was stunning, yet confirms what we've been talking about for years:

handicappedPeople with disabilities are 50 percent more likely to be victims of violent crimes than are people without disabilities, according to a government study released Thursday.

Oct 06 2009

Attorney General Rob McKenna and State Auditor Brian Sonntag yesterday kicked off the first meeting of their Open Government Task Force.

Oct 08 2009

LaughingAGNote: Attorney General Rob McKenna and fellow attorneys general are in Taiwan this week as guests of the Taiwan Ministry of Justice, reciprocating for years of visits from Taiwanese prosecutors to the National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG) Summer Meeting.

Oct 09 2009

The Seattle P.I.'s David Horsey has a provacative cartoon today about the gang problem.

Oct 09 2009

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. During this month, we encourage you to decorate your home or business with at least one purple light to remember victims who lost their lives because of domestic violence; to support those who survived domestic violecne; and to symbolize hope for those still living with abuse.