This County Attorney Frequently Asked Questions page is designed to address many common questions you may have regarding the arrest, detention and court process.
If you don't find the answer to your question here, feel free to contact our office.
What should I do if I think someone has committed a crime or is going to commit a crime?
If the crime is in progress, you should immediately call the 911 dispatch center and provide the dispatcher with all pertinent information.
If you believe a crime has been or will be committed, contact the law enforcement agency that services your area:
Libby Police Department
Troy Police Department
Eureka City Police Department
Outside the City Limits:
Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office
I have information on a case, where should I take it?
Take it to the law enforcement agency handling the case. (Lincoln County Sheriff, Libby Police Department, etc.)
How do I find out if there’s a warrant for my arrest?
Contact the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office: (406) 293-4112
If someone I know has been arrested, when will they be seen by a judge?
Usually on the next business day.
If the arrest happened outside any city limits contact Justice Court:
418 Mineral Avenue
Libby, MT 59923
Typically prisoners are seen by a Judge between 2:00pm and 4:00pm
For more information, please visit the Justice Court online here.
If the arrest happened inside the city limits contact:
Libby City Court, Judge Lucille Briggs
PO Box 1428
Libby, MT 59923
Fax: (406) 293-4090
Eureka City Court, Judge Stormy Langston
PO Box 313
Eureka, MT 59917
Fax: (406) 297-2120
Troy City Court, Judge Terrie Lenhart
PO Box 823
Troy, MT 59935
Fax: (406) 295-5921
Order of Protection
What is the phone number and address to the public defender's office?
Regional Office: 1205 South Main Street, Kalispell, MT 59901
What is the Attorney General's phone number?
Attorney Gerneral Website
Is there a local number for the State Bar?
State Bar Of Montana
Where is Youth Court / Juvenile Probation Located? What is their phone number?
418 Main Avenue, Libby, MT 59923
What is the local phone number and address for Adult Probation & Parole?
402 Montana Avenue, Libby, MT 59923
Do you have a number for the Better Business Bureau?
Montana Consumer Protection Office: (406) 444-4500