Washington DC National Meeting of Best Practices Committees

Prosecutors from 26 states and the District of Columbia came together at a meeting led by Prosecutors’ Center for Excellence to discuss prosecutor protocols for investigating police use of force cases, ethics policies and eyewitness identification procedures. The states in attendance were Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Delaware, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Utah, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Virginia. Also in attendance were representatives from the Department of Justice, the Bureau of Justice Assistance, the National District Attorneys Association (NDAA), and the National Association of Prosecutor Coordinators (NAPC).