Events & Training
2017 Fall Prosecutors Conference
Pearl River Resort
October 25-27, 2017
The Prosecutor Training Division of the Attorney General’s Office identifies, develops and implements training and resource programs for prosecutors within the State of Mississippi and their supporting personnel. In addition, this Division monitors criminal law as it develops in our State Legislature and alerts District Attorneys, City and County Attorneys, Youth Court Prosecutors and Special Assistant Attorneys General. Two major conferences and several customized training classes each year provide prosecutors with resources and information that are needed to help prosecutors protect the rights of our citizens who are victimized.
The 2017 Fall Prosecutors Conference offers Prosecutors twelve hours of continuing legal education, including one hour of ethics.
MS DOMESTIC ABUSE PROTECTION ORDER REGISTRY TRAINING
(Miss. Code Ann. §93-21-25, §93-21-21)
Necessary for New Court Clerks – New Deputy Court Clerks – New Dispatchers/TAC Officers
2017 Training locations: Natchez, Grenada, Hattiesburg and Jackson
- Domestic Abuse Protection Order Registry
a. Protection Order Process Refresher
b. Purpose of Registry and Gaining Access
c. Sheriff’s Department TAC Responsibility
d. Dispatch’s role in searching records and how to interpret the orders
- Uniform Offense Report
a. Purpose of Offense Report
b. Means of Accessing the Offense Report and Database
c. Court Clerk’s role in searching records and entering information into an offense report
- Dispatch’s role in keeping officers safe
Court Clerks – This important training is a 3 hour session and will provide clerks or deputy clerks in a Municipal, Justice, County, Circuit or Chancery Court, who have not previously received training, with instructions on entering civil and criminal protection orders into the Protection Order Registry within 24 hours and entering dispositions in misdemeanor and felony domestic violence matters into the Uniform Offense Report via the ReportBeam System.
E911, Dispatch and/or TAC officers – Plan to attend in order to be issued a username and password. The training will also provide a review of the paperwork and procedures associated with domestic abuse protection orders and laws related to domestic violence crimes and how all Reportbeam information is designed to be used for officer safety.
For questions, please contact: Lark Johnson at 601-359-4892 or 601-359-6766.