This Handbook was prepared by a group of experts from more than 40 countries at a series of meetings supported by the Office for Victims of Crime in the United States Department of Justice and the Ministry of Justice in the Netherlands.
Use of Victim Service Agencies by Victims of Serious Violent Crime, 1993-2009 Violent Crime and Victim
45 chapter 3 The Victims W ith an unknown number of serial killers at large in our society, how much at risk of attack are you and your loved ones?
DNA & CRIME VICTIMS: What Victims Need to Know T he increasing use of DNA evidence in criminal cases gives victims of crime new hope that off enders will be brought to justice.
SUBJECT: Prosecutorial Discretion: Certain Victims, Witnesses, and Plaintiffs . Purpose: This memorandum sets forth agency policy regarding the exercise of prosecutorial discretion in
- 1 - INTRODUCTION Arson always has been a particularly challenging crime to fire service providers, police, and prosecutors. Its work demands are high and unpleasant, and the success rates are low.
U.S. Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs National Institute of Justice R e s e a r c h i n B r i e f National Institute of Justice Jeremy Travis, Director continued…
Standardized Testing and Its Victims By Alfie Koh n Standardized testing has swelled and mutated, like a creature in one of those old horror movies, to the point that it now threatens to swallow our schools whole.
ILLINOIS DEPARTMENT OF LABOR NOTICE TO EMPLOYERS AND EMPLOYEES * - REQUIRED POSTING- Employers are required to post this notice in a conspicuous place for all employees.
chapter one Victims, victimization and victimology Factors contributing to the increase in victim 'visibility' Victims: identities and attributes Victimization and its effects Victims' responses to victimization Victimology and its variants Summary Notes Further reading Who or what are victims ...