Press Release: APA Issues Report on New Recommendations for State and Local Prosecutors to Address Violence Against Elected Officials, Public Servants, and Government Institutions

The Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (APA) announced today the release of the report Prosecutors and Politics: Collaborative Strategies and Model Policies for Addressing Threats and Acts of Political Violence. This report lays out the recommendations of a bipartisan convening that took place in Detroit, Michigan and gathered prosecutors from the Great Lakes region, federal partners,

2022-10-04T10:12:56-04:00October 4th, 2022|Announcements, APA In The News, Featured, Political Violence, Press Release|Comments Off on Press Release: APA Issues Report on New Recommendations for State and Local Prosecutors to Address Violence Against Elected Officials, Public Servants, and Government Institutions

Tableau Tier 2 Opportunity Still Open!

Please complete the form linked below if your office would like to learn more and be involved with the Tableau Tier 2 project as our next Tier 2 site (at no cost to the office). The purpose of this project is to provide prosecutors' offices with support to improve data readiness. This will include

2022-09-20T16:33:06-04:00September 20th, 2022|Announcements, Dashboards, Featured, News, Tableau, Technology|Comments Off on Tableau Tier 2 Opportunity Still Open!

Job Posting: Assistant State’s Attorney (Williams Co, ND)

View Posting and Apply Position: Assistant State’s Attorney Location: Williams County - ND Apply at: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/williams Compensation:$85,000-$100,000 depending on experience and training. Job open: 09/08/2022 – 11/7/2022 Summary: The Assistant State’s Attorney provides support to the State’s Attorney by prosecuting criminal offenses and providing legal representation to Williams County regarding civil matters. EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:

2022-10-03T12:42:59-04:00September 19th, 2022|Announcements, Featured, Job Postings|Comments Off on Job Posting: Assistant State’s Attorney (Williams Co, ND)

Please assist with this survey!

Stanford Law School’s Criminal Justice Center (SCJC) is seeking your input regarding the prosecution of crimes in which the defendant is a victim or survivor of domestic violence (“survivor-defendant”). Your responses to this survey will serve as the foundation in the development of model protocols and practices for charging in these types of cases.

2022-09-20T22:37:57-04:00September 15th, 2022|Announcements, Featured, Survey|Comments Off on Please assist with this survey!

NEW Case Backlogs Listserv Created

We at APA are happy to announce that we have created a Prosecutorial Case Backlogs listserv for prosecutors and prosecution teams to use. This listserv is created under the Case Backlogs Project, funded by Stand Together Trust (STT). The listserv is housed on Google Groups and has the dual function of an email listserv

2022-09-09T17:32:36-04:00September 9th, 2022|Announcements, Case Backlogs, Featured, News, Program Highlights, Resources|Comments Off on NEW Case Backlogs Listserv Created

County Officials advancing Racial Equity (CORE) Seeking Inaugural Members

NACo’s County Officials advancing Racial Equity (CORE) in Justice Network is seeking inaugural members interested in identifying and eliminating racial and ethnic disparities in the justice system. Leaders in the Network will engage with peers, attend site visits and learn about strategies from experts. At the end of the program, CORE Justice Network participants

2022-09-08T11:52:18-04:00September 8th, 2022|Announcements, Featured, News, Racial Equity|Comments Off on County Officials advancing Racial Equity (CORE) Seeking Inaugural Members

Press Release: APA’s Statement on Andrew Warren

Press Contact: David LaBahn, david.labahn@apainc.org (202)570-0763 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE APA's Statement on Andrew Warren The role of the prosecutor is to serve their communities as ministers of justice. The voters of Hillsborough County, Florida elected Andrew Warren to fulfill that role, which he has done dutifully until his sudden removal by Governor Desantis.

2022-08-05T15:51:05-04:00August 5th, 2022|Announcements, APA In The News, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Press Release: APA’s Statement on Andrew Warren

Press Release: APA Issues Preliminary Report on New Recommendations for State and Local Prosecutors to Address Violence Against Elected Officials, Public Servants, and Government Institutions

Press Contact: David LaBahn david.labahn@apainc.org 202-570-0763 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Press Release: APA Issues Preliminary Report on New Recommendations for State and Local Prosecutors to Address Violence Against Elected Officials, Public Servants, and Government Institutions The Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (APA), in partnership with the Joyce Foundation announced today the release of the preliminary

2022-08-03T14:27:46-04:00July 28th, 2022|Announcements, APA In The News, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on Press Release: APA Issues Preliminary Report on New Recommendations for State and Local Prosecutors to Address Violence Against Elected Officials, Public Servants, and Government Institutions

Press Release: White House Hosts Historic Prosecutor Roundtable on HIV Criminal Law

Press Contacts: Marlene Biener, APA, marlene.biener@apainc.org D. Reznik, CHLP, dreznik@hivlawandpolicy.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE White House Office of National AIDS Policy Hosts Historic Prosecutor Roundtable on HIV Criminal Laws Nearly 50 state prosecutors, attorneys general, federal officials and national infectious disease experts convened to consider concrete ways to modernize state criminal laws and the criminal justice

2022-07-07T13:30:23-04:00July 7th, 2022|Announcements, APA In The News, Featured, News, Press Release, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Press Release: White House Hosts Historic Prosecutor Roundtable on HIV Criminal Law

Mass Shooting Resource Guide for Prosecutors

Prosecutors Against Gun Violence (PAGV) released a Mass Shooting Resource Guide for Prosecutors in the Spring of 2020.  This guide provides lessons for what to do in the event of a mass shooting which include charging decisions, investigation, community involvement and providing victim services.  The guide also discusses how prosecutors can work to advocate

2022-06-10T10:50:10-04:00June 10th, 2022|Announcements, Featured, Gun Violence, Mass Violence, Resources|Comments Off on Mass Shooting Resource Guide for Prosecutors
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