Develop a SART
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Decide on Core Membership


A prosecutor is a governmental trial lawyer who investigates and tries criminal cases. Prosecutors are typically known as a district attorney, state's attorney, or United States attorney.

On a SART, prosecutors—

  • Alert the team when cases can or cannot be prosecuted.
  • Educate the team about prosecutorial policies and practices.
  • Provide legal definitions and explanations.
  • Assist in developing and implementing strategies to enhance prosecution of sexual assault.
  • Provide training on pertinent legal issues.
  • Serve as liaison with other legal offices.
  • Assist with case reviews.
  • Provide updates on case dispositions.
  • Help implement initiatives aimed at teaching the community how to prevent sexual assault.