About The District Attorney


Eugene A. Vittone II, District Attorney, Washington County, Pennsylvania
Contact: vittoneg@co.washington.pa.us

Eugene A. Vittone is the elected District Attorney of Washington County, Pennsylvania. He began his term on January 3, 2012 after serving twelve years as an Assistant District Attorney in the county. While an Assistant District Attorney, Vittone handled juvenile court, several trial lists and handled felony criminal trials. Vittone also initiated the Drug Treatment Court in the county and oversaw white collar prosecutions within the county.

District Attorney Vittone is a Washington County native. He graduated from Peters Township High School in 1977 where he participated in Track and was an original member of the Fighting Indians Marching Band. He attended the University of Pittsburgh, graduating in 1981 with a B.S. in Biological Sciences. He then obtained his Master's in Business Administration and Masters in health Administration from the University of Pittsburgh. In 1997, he earned his law degree with honors from Duquesne University. He was a member of the Law Review and the Manderino Honor Society in advocacy. Prior to attending law school, District Attorney Vittone managed a large EMS agency in Washington County and worked throughout law school as a paramedic. Vittone has maintained his paramedic certification to this date.
District Attorney Vittone is a member of many different Washington County organizations. He enjoys singing with the Washington Festival Chorale and is a member of the parish choirs of Ave Maria Parish in Bentleyville and Immaculate Conception in Washington, PA. He is also privileged to act as an Assistant Scout Leader for Troop 1419 in Bentleyville. Vittone coaches baseball every spring for the Bentworth Baseball Association. He is a member of the Pennsylvania District attorneys Association, the National District Attorneys Association, the Pennsylvania Narcotic Officers Association and the International Association of Financial Crimes Investigators.

District Attorney Vittone frequently lectures on topics related to criminal investigation, prosecution and crime prevention for law enforcement, prosecutors and community groups.