Robert F. Johnston, Jr. DDA
Centre, AL 35960
Bob Johnston, Jr. serves as the Chief Deputy District Attorney. Johnston began his career in prosecution in 1994 as an Assistant District Attorney in the Tuscaloosa County District Attorney’s Office. He was appointed as an Assistant District Attorney in the Ninth Judicial Circuit District Attorney’s Office in 1997. In 2007 he was appointed as Chief Deputy District Attorney. Johnston prosecutes property crimes, child abuse, sexual abuse, and assists in the prosecution of violent felony crimes. As Chief Deputy District Attorney he assists the District Attorney in the administration of the Office. Bob is married to Jill and they have two children, Joshua and Abigail.