- Initial Case Review
- Background Investigations
- Social / Family History
- Criminal History
- Prison Institutional Records
- Recommendations for psychological, physiological Tests and Evaluations
- Preparation of the results of the Mitigation Study as supporting evidence for the Sentencing Memorandum.
The prosecution has the resources of the State and all of its cooperative agreements with related agencies to gather data to use as evidence of aggravation.
The Sentencing Mitigation Study is prepared to give the Defender evidence to argue for mitigation of the sentence.