Investigating Violent Crime: The Prosecutor’s Role – Lessons Learned From the Field

Office of Justice Programs | Jun 2019

Based on the discussions of seasoned prosecutors of violent crime who met in 2017 to examine how to improve the investigation of violent crimes, this paper reviews the various phases of an investigation and provides an overview of issues discussed, along with representative descriptions of the approaches used and challenges faced by the jurisdictions represented [Description provided by the OJP website].