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Smart Prosecution: Innovative Prosecution Solutions Program



Prosecutors’ Guide for Reducing Violence and Building Safer Communities
Released in 2021, this Guide is intended to enable the executives responsible for operating a prosecutor’s office to identify policies and practices that can be readily implemented, as well as those that represent actionable goals to work toward.

Related Resources

AEquitas: Innovative Prosecution Solutions
The AEquitas Innovative Prosecution Solutions (IPS) website captures information about how IPS sites can work with training and technical assistance providers to help develop and implement innovative practices.

Association of Prosecuting Attorneys (APA): Smart Prosecution Initiative
The APA Smart Prosecution Project is designed to promote effective, data-driven and research-based approaches to prosecution for improvement of public safety and criminal justice reform.

Date Modified: April 22, 2021
Date Created: December 13, 2019