This webinar has been rescheduled for the date shown (originally set for 9/26). Registrants for both dates will receive a Zoom link to attend the training.
Part II will be a discussion of best practices for internet searches in mitigation investigation. The presentation will be focused around mapping, how to validate information, and more.
April Mecham joined Arizona Investigative Associates in 2010. During her 13-year career with AIA, she has managed hundreds of state and federal criminal defense matters. In addition, she has worked alongside mitigation specialists on dozens of capital cases over the years and conducted extensive genealogy research and witness location research to complement the mitigation investigation. April prides herself in maintaining the highest standard of care and thoroughness in her work, especially when capital punishment is on the line. She is a trained veteran conducting in-person interviews after extensive location and witness context preparation. April is a board-certified Certified Criminal Defense Investigator and Certified Forensic Interviewer, earning both from the Criminal Defense Investigator Training Counsel in Florida. Currently, she is working toward becoming a certified genealogist.
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