The Deputy Director works with the Director of OEO to oversee the operations of the Office. The Deputy Director:
- Assists the Director in overseeing one of the largest components within the Criminal Division and plays a vital role in assisting the Director in implementing the Attorney General's Strategic Plan.
- Provides the U.S. Attorney's Offices, various Justice Department components, and federal law enforcement agencies with a wide range of prosecutorial and investigative support services, including legal advice involving myriad federal criminal laws and regulations, statutorily required reviews/approvals, and oversight of the use of the most sophisticated investigative and prosecutorial tools, including electronic surveillance, the Federal Witness Security Program, grants of immunity to witnesses, and Special Administrative Measures imposed on persons in federal custody. Assists the Director in developing Department polic