Essential and Continuing Operations / COVID19: In the interest of the health and safety of our staff and the community, our offices will remain closed to the public, and most of the agency’s prosecutors and staff will work remotely, until further notice. The HCDAO continues to perform key functions in the county criminal justice system and will do so during the Covid-19 pandemic. Click Here for More Information

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Dane Schiller - Director of Communications

Dane is a breakfast-taco whisperer and avid cyclist, who joined the District Attorney’s Office following an award-winning career in journalism. He was stationed in Mexico City, along the U.S.-Mexico border, and in various Texas cities, where he specialized in covering drug trafficking, prison gangs and federal law enforcement.

He’s published thousands of articles in many leading publications and did much of that before Spellcheck was a thing.

Dane served in U.S. Navy intelligence, is a fluent Spanish speaker, and a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin.