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KING COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC DEFENSE (DPD) SEEKS INVESTIGATORS
September 9, 2021 | Alison Pagan

DPD is recruiting skilled investigators! We’re seeking applicants who have a passion for public defense, an ability to gather and analyze information, strong interviewing skills, strong forensic skills, and an ability to work with people from diverse backgrounds. DPD’s investigators play a critical on our defense teams, working to support our clients to secure their desired outcome. DPD practices in several areas, including felonies, misdemeanors, juvenile defense, involuntary commitment (mental illness), and sex offender commitment. The department also works to address racial disproportionality in the criminal legal system and other structural and systemic issues that undermine the rights of our clients. Salary: $75,300 t0 $95,400 + excellent benefits. Visit King County’s career page to learn more or to apply.