This workshop provides concrete guidance in conducting pandemic-era forensic interviews in a manner that will help the prosecutor to defend the practice should the interview be challenged in court. Prosecutors are also provided a number of strategies in responding to potential defense attacks on a tele-forensic interview or an interview conducted with modifications resulting from the pandemic.
1. Receive guidance in conducting a tele-forensic interview.
2. Receive guidance for conducting an in-person forensic interview with PPE or other modifications resulting from the pandemic.
3. Learn to anticipate potential defense attacks on a pandemic-era forensic interview and develop strategies for responding to these attacks.