Christina Hines

Christina Hines

County Prosecutor, Macomb County, MI

2024 Endorsement

Christina Hines is a dedicated advocate for justice, with a career spanning numerous accomplishments in the legal field. Beginning her professional journey as a prosecuting attorney at the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office, Christina later assumed the role of Chief of the Special Victims Unit and Appeals at the Washtenaw County Prosecutor's Office in 2021. Throughout her tenure, she has exhibited unwavering commitment to prosecuting a diverse range of criminal cases such as murder, human trafficking, kidnapping, and child abuse, to name a few.

Notably, Christina spearheaded the creation and implementation of the innovative Restorative Justice Diversion Program, collaborating closely with key stakeholders in Washtenaw County. By placing the community at the forefront, this groundbreaking initiative aims to foster healing and rehabilitation for those involved in the criminal justice system.

A proud member and former president of a union, Christina Hines is now poised to amplify her extensive expertise as Macomb County Prosecuting Attorney. She pledges to prioritize restoring integrity to the office and curbing the departure of experienced attorneys, a trend that has defined the current administration. Recognizing the wider responsibilities of a prosecutor, Christina envisions building stronger bonds between the community and law enforcement. Additionally, her plans include introducing or bolstering community programs that address mental health and substance use disorders.

Educated at Warren Woods Tower High School, the University of Michigan, and Wayne State University Law School, Christina, together with her husband David, has chosen to raise their three children in Warren, Michigan. To her, public service is not simply a job, but rather a lifelong calling that she wholeheartedly embraces. Christina's unwavering commitment revolves around safeguarding our values, preserving our freedoms, and protecting our families.