PRESS RELEASE: National Advisory Group Releases Resource Guide

National Advisory Group Releases Resource Guide Aimed to Help Prosecutors Use Data to Increase Transparency and Accountability WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 18, 2021 – The Association of Prosecuting Attorneys and Measures for Justice, working with a national advisory group of prosecutors, researchers, philanthropic foundations and national organizations, has released a comprehensive resource guide aimed

Job Posting: Senior Assistant District Attorney, Wyandotte County District Attorney’s Office

Senior Assistant District Attorney Apply today to join the Wyandotte County District Attorney's Office! Summary The Wyandotte County District Attorney's Office is seeking to hire a Senior Assistant District Attorney. This individual will be responsible for assisting the District Attorney by litigating intermediate and high-level cases. Assigned duties will include assignment to the Conviction

2021-09-30T14:53:23-04:00September 24th, 2021|Announcements, Featured, Job Postings, News|0 Comments

PRESS RELEASE: Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office for Trust and Legitimacy Pilot Project

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contacts: Association of Prosecuting Attorneys Marlene Biener, Senior Deputy General Counsel marlene.biener@apainc.org Yale Justice Collaboratory Caroline Sarnoff, Executive Director caroline.sarnoff@yale.edu The Association of Prosecuting Attorneys and The Yale Justice Collaboratory Select Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office for Trust and Legitimacy Pilot Project WASHINGTON, D.C. and New Haven, Conn. – August

2021-08-19T10:34:17-04:00August 19th, 2021|Announcements, APA In The News, Elevating Trust and Legitimacy, Featured, News, Press Release|Comments Off on PRESS RELEASE: Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office for Trust and Legitimacy Pilot Project

Race and Prosecutorial Diversion: Report

July 30, 2021 This week, researchers from Prosecutorial Performance Indicators, a project of Florida International University and Loyola University Chicago, released a new report illustrating that Black people charged with felonies are less likely to have their cases referred to a diversion program, or programs that open the door for a person to address

2021-07-30T12:38:07-04:00July 30th, 2021|Announcements, Featured, News, Racial Equity, Resources, Safety & Justice|Comments Off on Race and Prosecutorial Diversion: Report

Scholarship Application for 2021 PTACC Deflection and Pre-Arrest Diversion Training Summit Released

Apply Today! Scholarship Application for 2021 PTACC Deflection and Pre-Arrest Diversion Training Summit Released (Washington, DC Jul. 14, 2021) -- The 2021 PTACC Deflection and Pre-Arrest Diversion Training Summit is being held October 12-15, 2021 in Chicago, Illinois. Hosted by the Police, Treatment, and Community Collaboration (PTACC), this innovative summit will bring together first

2021-07-14T17:18:26-04:00July 14th, 2021|APA In The News, News|Comments Off on Scholarship Application for 2021 PTACC Deflection and Pre-Arrest Diversion Training Summit Released

APA Releases Position Statement for Pretrial Release in DV Cases

The Association of Prosecuting Attorneys has published a position statement on pretrial release in domestic violence cases. To read the seven recommendations, click the link below. Download the PDF

2021-07-09T10:04:08-04:00July 8th, 2021|Announcements, Domestic Violence, Featured, News, Resources|Comments Off on APA Releases Position Statement for Pretrial Release in DV Cases

NPPJ and Arnold Ventures Are Accepting Proposals for Prosecution Research!

Arnold Ventures and the National Partnership for Pretrial Justice are accepting proposals for research on the role of prosecution and prosecutorial decisions at various points along the criminal justice process. We will consider proposals that: Assess prosecutorial policies or practices that aim to change outcomes around one or more of the five prosecutorial decision-making points;

2021-06-16T16:38:28-04:00June 16th, 2021|Featured, News|Comments Off on NPPJ and Arnold Ventures Are Accepting Proposals for Prosecution Research!
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