Tuesday, January 5, 2010

DOJ Report: Better Security for Prosecutors and Judges

The Blog of the Legal Times reports that a Justice Department report "found continued deficiencies in the protection of federal judges and prosecutors even as threats and the like targeting the judiciary and law enforcement increased substantially in recent years." DOJ: Better Effort Needed to Protect Judges, Prosecutors, BLT, Jan. 4, 2010.

The 109-page report is Review of the Protection of the Judiciary and the United States Attorneys (Redacted Version), Evaluation and Inspections Report I-2010-002-R, December 2009.

1 comment:

Legal Aid said...

Inevitably, judges become subjects of threats or violence because of the kind of work they have. Consequently, they must be protected from anything or anyone that can harm them.