Staley Heatly

46th Judicial District of Texas

Staley Heatly has served as District Attorney for the 46th District since 2006. In 2013, he founded Texoma Alliance to Stop Abuse, a non-profit that operates a battering intervention program. In 2014, at the invitation of the US Embassy, he traveled through Ecuador for two weeks to raise awareness about family violence. In 2016, Staley was a visiting scholar at the Institute of Criminology at the University of Cambridge where he examined the English response to family violence. He has written several articles for The Texas Prosecutor Magazine, including articles on the efficacy of police body worn cameras and the effects of trauma on victims of sexual assault and family violence.