Press release

12/17/12

Tim Ward Sworn in as New District Attorney of Tulare County

Tim Ward was officially sworn in today as the new District Attorney of Tulare County by the Honorable Judge Kathryn Montejano. Mr. Ward was appointed by the Board of Supervisors on October 16th following Phil Cline’s announcement that he is retiring after serving more than 20 years as the county’s District Attorney.


Mr. Ward was hired as a Tulare County Deputy District Attorney in 1999. In 2005, he was promoted to Supervising Attorney and was later promoted to Assistant District Attorney in April 2011.

Media inquiries can be directed to the Office of the District Attorney, County of Tulare
Supervising Attorney Janet Wise (559) 636-5494. Media packets are available upon request.

221 s mooney blvd, rm 224, visalia, ca 93291-4593 • main office (559) 636-5494, fax (559) 730-2658 • www.da-tulareco.org