Victim Assistance Program
Balancing the Scales for Victims of Crime : Discussion PaperMicroform - 1987
With the concentration on the rights of the accused having been the focus of current legal jurisprudence the Attorney-General has opened discussions onthe rights of victims of crime in terms of assuring that they receive theinformation, practical assistance and support required to participate in thejustice process. Defines "victim services", what services should be provided, which services currently exist for criminal injurycompensation, police-based victim/witness services, sexual assault supportcentres, wife assault and child sexual abuse, victim impact statements, andreparation programs.
Publisher: Victoria : The Ministry, 1987
Description: 7 p
Branch Call Number: MF BC-DOC 87-05141