New DA restoring 'Conviction Integrity' and 'Cold Case' units
Original post made on Jan 6, 2011
Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, January 6, 2011, 7:53 AM
on Jan 6, 2011 at 8:50 am
Thank you for reinstating the Cold Case unit. Hopefully, some of the crimes committed against the poor will be solved. I hope that the welthy of Santa Clara are treated the same as the poor when a crime is committed
Good ridens Carr!
on Jan 6, 2011 at 11:33 am
> better described the scope of what the unit will do which includes
> developing best-practices for police and prosecutors to minimize the
> chances of wrongful convictions.
It will be interesting to see how much money is spent on this effort, and what results in terms of deliverables. This looks like another of those make work projects for friends of the DA.
on Jan 6, 2011 at 11:48 am
This is the start of fairness and equity in the legal system. Well done. Exoneration of the innocent should be as important as protecting the public