Welcome to the Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney's web site. This site is designed to provide information about the role and responsibilities of the Franklin County Prosecutors Office and to answer many of the questions you might have about our programs and policies.

I am Matthew C. Becker, your Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney. My office is responsible for the enforcement of state criminal law and child support enforcement within the borders of Franklin County. The Prosecutor's office consists of 24 persons consisting of 9 attorneys, 2 investigators, 2 victim advocates, a child support unit, a bad check unit and a delinquent tax unit together with clerical staff. We aggressively prosecute all types of criminal cases from murders, sex  crimes, drug offenses, burglaries, stealing, arson, forgery and fraud, and traffic offenses from speeding to DWI's.

The Franklin County Prosecuting Attorney's Office strives to uphold the laws of the State of Missouri with integrity, while maintaining the utmost fairness to the citizens it is sworn to protect.

I thank you for taking the time to visit our office via the Internet. I encourage you to spend some time going through the pages of our web site, as it will help guide you to a better understanding of the Franklin County Prosecutor's Office and how we serve our community.