San Bernardino County District Attorney
Jason Anderson was elected by the citizens of San Bernardino County on June 5, 2018 as the 36th District Attorney of San Bernardino County. He has been a member of the California State Bar since 1997. Mr. Anderson served as a Deputy District Attorney for the County of San Bernardino from 1998 until 2014. In this capacity he worked as a prosecutor handling a variety of serious cases, particularly in the Crimes Against Children Unit for thirteen years. In 2014, he entered the private practice of law in Rancho Cucamonga. Since 2004, Mr. Anderson has been an Adjunct Professor of Law teaching Criminal Procedure and Trial Advocacy at the University of La Verne College of Law.
In 2008, he received the Jennifer Brooks Lawyer of the Year award from the Western San Bernardino County Bar Association. In 2012, he received the Above and Beyond Award from the National Crime Survivors for his work on behalf of victims of crime. In 2018, Mr. Anderson received the George W. Porter Criminal Trial Attorney Award from the San Bernardino County Bar Association.
He is a graduate from Regent University School of Law in Virginia in 1996. Mr. Anderson has been married for 23 years and has two children.
District Attorney Anderson’s mission includes respecting and inspiring confidence in the rule of law both inside and outside the Office, collaboratively ensuring justice with excellence, integrity and compassion, stewarding public resources to hold the guilty accountable, supporting victims of crime, honoring the humanity of all involved in the criminal justice system, and restoring a culture of service and accountability to the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office. He has vowed to make the San Bernardino County District Attorney’s Office the best law firm in the County.