Office of the Prosecutors Advisory Council

​​​​The nine-member Prosecutors Advisory Council (PAC) consists of the Attorney General (chairperson), three Commonwealth's Attorneys, three County Attorneys and two citizen members. All members except the Attorney General are appointed by the Governor.

In association with the Office of the Attorney General, the Prosecutors Advisory Council:

  • Co-sponsors the annual Kentucky Prosecutors Conference, attended by more than 600 prosecutors and law enforcement officials;
  • Provides basic training courses for newly elected Commonwealth's and County Attorneys;
  • Sponsors the Kentucky Prosecutors Institute, a week-long trial skills course for new prosecutors;
  • Presides over the financial administration of the Unified Prosecutorial System, consisting of 177 Commonwealth's and County Attorneys and their employees; and
  • Oversees the preparation of the Child Sexual Abuse Prosecution Manual and the Data Collection Report.

Meeting Schedule

​​​​​​​​Unless otherwise noted, meetings will take place at 10:00 a.m. at the Office of the Attorney General East, 1024 Capital Center Drive, Frankfort.

​February 12, 2020
Commonwealth's Attorneys Association  & County Attorney's Association Winter Meeting  Hilton, Downtown, Lexington

Prosecutors Advisory Council Meeting Hilton, Downtown                                                                  

March  20, 2020
Canceled  due to COVID-19 concerns
​April 17, 2020
​Video Conference
​May 8, 2020
​June 19, 2020
​August 18, 2020    
​Kentucky Prosecutors Conference Marriot, Downtown, Louisville

​October 23, 2020

   December 4, 2020                                                                                                                                                    agenda


Office of the Prosecutors Advisory Council
1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 200
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Phone: 502-696-5500
Fax: 502-696-5532


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Council Members

Chairman — Hon. Daniel Cameron, Attorney General

Commonwealth's Attorney Representatives

  • Hon. Chris Cohron, 8th Judicial Circuit, Bowling Green
  • Hon. Jackie Steele, 27th Judicial Circuit, London
  • Hon. Rob Sanders, 16th Judicial Circuit, Covington

County Attorney Representatives

  • Hon. Robert Neace, Boone County Attorney, Burlington
  • Hon. Martin Hatfield, Pulaski County Attorney, Somerset
  • Hon. Hallye Arterburn, Allen County Attorney, Scottsville

Citizen Members

  • Aaron Dail, Murray
  • Margaret Daniel, Frankfort