County Approves DA’s Request for Veterans’ Court Grant Submission

On Monday April 20, 2020, District Attorney Scott Reilly appeared before the Catawba County Board of County Commissioners along with Tammy West, District Attorney Legal Assistant, and Jennifer Mace, Catawba County Budget and Management Director, regarding implementation of a Veterans’ Treatment Court in Catawba County. … Read More

DA Reilly and ADA Renzelman

DA Reilly Swears in New Assistant District Attorney

Stephanie Renzelman has been hired by District Attorney Scott Reilly to serve the citizens of the 36th Prosecutorial District. Renzelman was sworn in as the newest assistant district attorney in the 36th Prosecutorial District on Tuesday, October 1, 2019, by … Read More

DA Reilly Speaks at Event

DA Supports Charters of Freedom In Caldwell County

District Attorney Scott Reilly was one of the featured speakers for the dedication ceremony of the Charters of Freedom in the City of Lenoir that took place on July 3, 2019. Reilly, the elected DA for the 36th Prosecutorial District … Read More

Tom Adkins with Salvation Army

DA Investigator Named Chair of Salvation Army

Tom Adkins, Investigator for the 36th Prosecutorial District Attorney’s Office, has been named chairman of the advisory board for the nine-county Hickory Corps of the Salvation Army. His two-year tenure for the position will begin July 1, 2019. “I am … Read More

Taylor Rockett Sworn-In

DAs Office Welcomes Burke Native as New Assistant DA

Taylor Ashley Rockett was welcomed by Scott Reilly to the 36th Prosecutorial District on Monday, May 13, 2019 as a new Assistant District Attorney. Rockett, a native of Burke County, graduated from East Burke High School before attending The University … Read More

State Seal

DA Marks 100 Days in Office

Scott Reilly was sworn in as the new District Attorney for the 36th Prosecutorial District on January 1, 2019, and hit the ground running with his staff. There has been little, if any, down time for Reilly and his staff since taking … Read More

Lady Justice Statue

DA Launches New Website and Facebook Page

The District Attorney’s Office announced the launch of a new Web site and Facebook page on Monday, April 8, 2019.  The Web site,, provides information and links to resources for the community and victims. Whether it’s information about traffic tickets or victims’ rights, … Read More

Reilly Sworn In

Reilly Sworn in as District Attorney

Scott Reilly was sworn in as the new District Attorney for the 36th Prosecutorial District during a ceremony held at the Catawba County Justice Center on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. In front of family, friends and supporters, Reilly and 14 … Read More