Democrat for Bucks County District Attorney

Antonetta Stancu

Democrat for Bucks County District Attorney

Antonetta Stancu

Democrat for Bucks County District Attorney

Antonetta Stancu

Extensive, award-winning courtroom experience

Antonetta has spent 17 years fighting for justice.  She has handled many complex matters including homicides, public corruption, domestic assaults, and major gun and drug investigations.

Criminal Defense Lawyer

Bucks Deputy DA Stancu answering questions for the press after the Sentencing Hearing of the ‘Bucks County Bomber.
  • Partner at Schatz & Stancu, Doylestown, PA
  • One of the top criminal defense law firms in the area
  • Defending the rights of citizens in criminal matters

Bucks County Deputy District Attorney

  • Served as Chief of Major Crimes, Special Investigations, Accelerated Rehabilitation Disposition and Vehicular Crimes Units.
  • Tried dozens of criminal trials including homicides, DUI offenses, drug deliveries, assaults, home invasions and other violent crimes.
  • Selected to serve as Special Prosecutor for Montgomery County D.A. and Philadelphia County D.A.

Assistant United States Attorney

  • Lead counsel on indictment of two individuals for a homicide which occurred in the Federal Correctional Complex in Beaumont, TX in 2005.
  • Co-chaired expansive investigation (Operation Agent Orange) which involved T3 interceptions, search warrant applications and an organized “bust out” of over thirty five defendants.
  • Investigated over twenty Project Safe Neighborhood cases, working closely with members of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
  • Worked with Naval Criminal Investigative Service Agents in Investigating a sensitive sexual assault matter that occurred oversees.

Bronx County Assistant District Attorney

  • Handled over five hundred cases from inception through disposition, with an average caseload of ninety misdemeanors and thirty-five felonies as part of the Criminal Court, Intake, Trial Division and Homicide Bureaus.
  • Presented over one hundred cases to the Grand Jury.

Commendations

  • Prosecutorial commendation from The Department of Justice (Attorney General Eric Holder, 2010) 
  • Network of Victim’s Advocates Law Enforcement Recognition Award (2013)
  • Bucks County District Attorney’s Office John Wagner Memorial Award (2014)
  • Prosecutorial commendation from the Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office (2016)
  • Pennsylvania Narcotics Officers Association “Outstanding Prosecutor Award” (2017)
  • Prosecutorial commendation from The Office of the Attorney General (Josh Shapiro) of Pennsylvania (2018)
  • Prosecutorial commendation from The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Counterterrorism Unit. (2018)
  • Bucks County District Attorney’s Office Valor Award (2015 & 2019)