Service TRack Record
Fmr. High School Teacher
Brea Olinda School Board Member
Reserve LAPD Officer
Assistant District Attorney
I am inspired and proud to dedicate my career to public service as an Orange County Supervisor and former California State Assembly Member. As District Attorney I pledge to always uphold the rule of law, put people’s safety first and work tirelessly to make certain justice is served for victims and their families. We must restore faith and trust in our law enforcement and justice system.
As a former prosecutor and current Chairman of the Orange County Criminal Justice Coordinating Council, I know what it takes to get justice for victims and work with the community to solve crimes and ensure violent felons stay behind bars. But we also must work to stop crime before it starts. As a former high school teacher and School Board Trustee and business owner, I know that solutions to complex crime problems begins by solving critical issues like homelessness, our kids’ broken education system and ensuring that our economy is growing to provide job opportunities for everyone...read more
November 13, 2017
Orange County – November 13 – National Radio Hall of Fame inductee, renowned radio talk show host at KFI AM 640 and founder of the Center for Surrogate Parenting, Bill Handel endorsed Todd Spitzer for Orange County District Attorney.
October 31, 2017
While Rackauckas Continues to Fail Victims, One of the Nation’s Top Victims’ Rights Foundation Endorses Victim Advocate Todd Spitzer
Orange County – October 31 – Today, Crime Victims United of California (CVUC) endorsed long time victims’ right advocate Todd Spitzer over 20-year incumbent District Attorney Rackauckas who has failed victims. While Rackauckas has let victims down in so many cases including the high-profile trial of Dekraai, Spitzer is the clear choice for crime victims due to his unwavering commitment to victims for more than 25 years.
October 26, 2017
Victim’s Relative of County’s Worst Mass Shooting Speaks Out Against the Pain Tony Rackauckas Has Caused
Orange County – October 26 – The Todd Spitzer for District Attorney campaign unveiled a new gripping ad entitled, “Long Enough” which condemns failed District Attorney Tony Rackauckas for delaying justice, prolonging suffering for victims’ families and weakening public safety. Paul Wilson the husband of victim Christy Wilson killed by the county’s worst mass murderer, Scott Dekraai, narrates the video expressing his anguish at the pain caused by Rackauckas’ misconduct.
October 23, 2017
The taxpayer tab for the illegal use of informants, wrongful convictions by Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas and audits investigating his misconduct is over $10 million dollars and growing.
It is time for tested and bold new leadership for the Orange County District Attorney's Office (OCDA). I believe that the only way to be successful is to be part of a great team. The incumbent District Attorney has served for almost twenty years. Under his leadership, the office has been mired in scandal after scandal that threatens the integrity of our justice system and you, the office's hardworking prosecutors, whose job and duty it is to go to court every day and answer...
Orange County – October 12 – The Todd Spitzer for District Attorney campaign unveiled a new campaign advertisement entitled, “Jeopardy” criticizing Tony Rackauckas for putting justice for victims and the public safety of Orange County residents in jeopardy because of his numerous failings as DA. Spitzer releases the latest ad as Rackauckas’ office continues to suffer from scandal after scandal.
Orange County – October 5 – A group of major business and community leaders endorsed Todd Spitzer for District Attorney. The list includes many of Orange County’s most successful businessmen and businesswomen, philanthropists and community leaders who see Spitzer as the candidate who can lead a reform agenda and guide the District Attorney’s office out of its current state marred by Tony Rackauckas’ corruption...
Orange County – September 22 – Today Superior Court Judge Thomas Goethals sentenced Salon Beach mass murderer Scott Dekraai to eight consecutive life terms without parole. Dekraai was spared the death penalty because of the misuse of jailhouse informants by Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas who could not be trusted to give the defendant a fair trial.
Outside the courthouse long-time victims’ rights advocate, Orange County Supervisor Todd Spitzer made this statement:...
“Victims’ Voice” Highlights Spitzer’s Priorities as DA and Features Numerous Victims and Law Enforcement Leaders
Orange County – September 19 – The Todd Spitzer for District Attorney campaign released a powerful video advertisement entitled, “Victims’ Voice” highlighting Spitzer’s deep commitment to caring for victims and their families. The video outlined why he is running for District Attorney. Spitzer has a long track record of service as a victims’ rights advocate and served as the statewide Campaign Chairman for Marsy’s Law. As an Orange County Prosecutor for nearly ten years and most recently a former Assistant District Attorney, Spitzer has secured convictions against hundreds of violent criminals. He has the experience, integrity, and compassion to stand up for victims and ensure they get the justice they deserve.
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