Prosecutor of the Year Award 2016

Kimberly Toney – Los Angeles County

Deputy District Attorney Kimberly Toney has worked for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office since 1996. Kimberly is currently assigned to the Justice System Integrity Division where she investigates and prosecutes members of the justice system who commit crimes. She is part of the DA Response Team that conducts comprehensive reviews of Officer Involved Shootings. Kim is actively involved in various community efforts and is known as a go-to person at LADA.  Kim is widely respected for her positive working relationship with investigators within the LADA’s Office.


In 2004, the California District Attorney Investigator’s Association began recognizing California Prosecutors with the annual CDAIA Prosecutor of the Year Award. This award is presented annually to a prosecutor who has performed his or her duties with outstanding job performance, enthusiasm, teamwork and integrity. Additionally, this award acknowledges exemplary work by the nominee in the pursuit of justice and promoting and maintaining a positive working relationship with Investigators from their office for that year.

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Areas considered in the analysis of the nominations were:

  • Skills and knowledge
  • Personal and professional traits that bring credit to the individuals office, CDAIA and the community
  • Peer and office recognition
  • Honors in personal and professional lives
  • Letters of commendation
  • The relationship with the investigators in the individuals office including the furtherance of a “team effort atmosphere”

Nomination Process
If you would like to nominate a Prosecutor for this annual award, please forward the nomination packet to one of the following committee members.

Send completed applications to:
George Mueller, Deputy Commissioner
California Department of Insurance, Enforcement Branch
300 South Spring Street, South Tower, 14th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013
Work: 213-346-6499
george.mueller@insurance.ca.gov