The responsibilities of the Attorney General's Office are wide-ranging, balancing enforcement with prevention and education to achieve changes that will be in the best interests of the Commonwealth and its residents. Each year, the Attorney General's Office must produce an Annual Report, pursuant to Massachusetts General Law chapter 12, section 11.

This report, covering Fiscal Year 2012 (July 1, 2011 to June 30, 2012), reflects the work of the Office, including areas of focus such as: consumer protection, community safety, equal rights, fair labor, and economic growth and development, among others. To download and view the report:

Previous Reports

Electronic copies of Annual Reports from Fiscal Years 1832 to 2006 are available online on the State Library of Massachusetts website. The FY07, FY08, FY09, and FY10 annual reports are linked below:

Printed copies of Annual Reports from Fiscal Years 2011 and earlier are available for viewing in the Francis X. Bellotti Law Library, the research library within the Attorney General's Office. This library is a part of the Boston Regional Library System, and is located at One Ashburton Place in Boston. The Bellotti Library is open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday; visitors are encouraged to contact the library to set up an appointment to view such publications. To set up an appointment, contact the Bellotti Library at (617) 727-2200, ext. 2098.

Printed copies of previous annual reports may also be available through your local trial court library.

For questions or concerns regarding the Annual Report, please contact agoweb@state.ma.us.