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Victim Witness Assistance | Victim Rights | Services

In addition to the rights that victims are entitled to, we routinely provide victims/witnesses with the following services:

  • information on medical facilities, social services, availability of compensation, availability of public and private programs which provide counseling, treatment and other support,
  • notice of the status of the investigation and the prosecution of the crime,
  • notice of the opportunities for allocution to the presiding judge,
  • prepaid transportation and lodging arrangements,
  • secure waiting areas while at court proceedings,
  • return of property held as evidence,
  • employer or creditor intercession/notification,
  • child care assistance, and
  • payment of forensic rape exams and other rights and services pertaining to notification, testing and services for crime victims in sexual assault cases.

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