|Public Defense Investigation Support Project|
Increasing the quality and quantity of investigations for public defense clients is the goal of NYSDA’s Public Defense Investigation Support Project (PDISP).
(1) Identifies best practices;
(2) Provides resources through training and support services to address critical issues, such as: early investigation, strengthening of the investigator-attorney relationship; enhancement of investigative skills; and ethics;
(3) Develops and enhances professional relationships among public defense investigators; and
(4) Fosters an “investigators are essential” approach to the representation of all clients across New York State.