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Sacramento CountyCandidate for District Attorney

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Anne Marie Schubert

Sacramento County District Attorney
174,957 votes (62.58%)Winning
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • To protect the community through aggressive prosecution of violent criminals, including murderers, sex offenders and child abusers.
  • To continue efforts to fight human trafficking and the exploitation of our children.
  • To improve the quality of lives of all citizens, particulalry our children, through community engagement and youth intervention programs. These programs improve lives and make us safer.



Profession:District Attorney
District Attorney, Sacramento County (2015–current)
District Attorney, Sacramento County — Elected position (2015–current)
Deputy District Attorney, Sacramento District Attorney's Office (1996–2014)
Deputy District Attorney, Solano County District Attorney's Office (1991–1996)


University of San Francisco School of Law Juris Doctorate, Law (1989)


28 years law enforcement experience

Schubert is on the Board of Directors, California District Attorney’s Association.

In 2002, Schubert formed the DA's Cold Case Prosecution Unit and served as its first prosecutor. She is nationally recognized as a forensic DNA expert.

In 2016, Schubert formed the task force to dedicate resources and lead the effort to identify the East Area Rapist/Golden State Killer.

Who supports this candidate?

Organizations (4)

  • Crime Victims United
  • Sacramento County Chiefs and Sheriff Group
  • Sacramento Deputy Sheriffs Association
  • Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce

Elected Officials (1)

  • Mayor Darrell Steinberg

Political Beliefs

Political Philosophy

Anne Marie Schubert has 28 years of law enforcement experience, fighting for victims, and putting dangerous career criminal behind bars. As District Attorney and a local prosecutor, Schubert has sent some of the area’s most notorious and dangerous criminals – murderers, rapists and child molesters – to state prison.

Through Schubert’s leadership, the Sacramento DA’s office has created innovative programs using DNA evidence to capture killers and sex offenders, helping the children of our community by combatting truancy, and honoring those citizens who have provided service to justice with the development of the annual Outstanding Citizen Awards.

As a County Prosecutor, Schubert formed the DA's Cold Case Prosecution Unit in 2002, and served as its first prosecutor. She is nationally recognized as a forensic DNA expert.

Anne Marie Schubert was raised in Sacramento, went to local schools and is raising her children here. She was elected as Sacramento County's District Attorney in 2014 with the support of former District Attorney Jan Scully, Sheriff Scott Jones, police, deputy sheriff, and correctional officer associations, as well as every leading crime victims’ organization.

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