The Office of the District Attorney is administered by the government of Merced County in California. The office provides law enforcement solutions and works to protect the rights of crime victims and witnesses. It offers prosecution services for adult and juvenile criminal matters. The office operates administration, civil and investigation divisions. It also maintains a child abduction unit, as well as provides bad check restitution and victim/witness assistance programs. The office operates antidrug, domestic violence and sexual assault units. In addition, the Office of the District Attorney maintains a consumer fraud unit that protects consumers and local businesses from unfair, deceptive and fraudulent business practices. The office provides crisis intervention and referral consultation services for crime victims.