Executive Division Responsibilities
This division serves as the state government liaison between the District Attorney system, the State Legislature, and other state entities, such as the Cabinet Secretary, the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigations (OSBI), the Department of Corrections (DOC), Risk Management, the State Auditor, Finance, the Employees Benefits Council (EBC), the Office of Personnel Management (OPM), and more. The Resource Prosecutor is a liaison to the Department of Human Services (DHS) for Child Support agreements, and the Traffic Safety Resource Prosecutor is a liaison to the Oklahoma Highway Safety Office.
As mandated by state law, this division designs, plans, and produces training conferences and seminars for prosecutors and support staff during the year. Additionally, this division handles general distribution of information to districts, monitors legislation, and researches questions of interest to the prosecutorial system, including those concerning criminal justice, juvenile justice, and other areas of law. This division also prepares a publication updating pertinent criminal and civil case law.