APA News

New anti-hazing law signed in Pennsylvania after death of Penn State student
HARRISBURG, Pa. — A new anti-hazing law prompted by the death of a Penn State student after a night of drinking in a fraternity house early last year was signed ...
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Do The Nation’s Prosecutors Need Help?
Despite their undeniable power over criminal cases, many prosecutors are overworked, understaffed, and in need of guidance from researchers. That was how some experts portrayed them at a conference held ...
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State’s attorneys upset over loss of grant to fight domestic, sexual violence
By Bob Audette, Brattleboro Reformer BRATTLEBORO — For nearly two decades, state's attorneys and victim advocates in Windham, Bennington and Franklin counties have depended on federal funding to help pay ...
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Senate easily passes sweeping opioids’ legislation, sending to Trump
The Senate passed the final version of a sweeping opioids' package Wednesday afternoon and will send it to the White House just in time for lawmakers to campaign on the ...
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Tularosa couple convicted of child abuse, animal cruelty to serve 10 years in prison
ALAMOGORDO – A Tularosa couple were sentenced to 10 years in prison followed by 5 years of supervised probation in 12th Judicial District Court for child abuse and extreme cruelty ...
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Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer, Los Angeles Police Department and ALTO US Announce New Crime Fighting Tool to Battle Organized Retail Crime in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES, Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- They strike quickly, criminals who are becoming increasingly more brazen and dangerous as they grab highly sought-after product from store shelves, ripping off retailers ...
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Social Media

WEBINAR ALERT: Sign up for "Understanding Social Media for Prosecutors," an informative webinar workshop that will explore various social networking sites and potential evidence recoverable from those sites for the use in investigations. Learn more here: https://t.co/kboR9MovD6

There is still time to sign up for this webinar taking place tomorrow at 3pm ET! Join APA and presenter Dean Chatfield in partnership with OJJDP to learn more about the intricacies of computer forensics and how they can impact the strength of a case:

#FINALFRIDAY WEBINAR SERIES: #APAInc is partnering with @CrimeVictimsOrg and @SFDAOffice to bring to you a #webinar on SFDA's Office Victim Services Division. This webinar takes place 9/27 at 3pm ET.

Learn more/sign up today: https://t.co/ualR2CJjAt

Reminder to sign up for this webinar today at 3pm ET! There's still time to hear from speaker Dan Levey about victim-counsel coordination!