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12 Key Questions to Guide Victim Notification Protocols

NCJ Number
251365
Date Published
Agencies
BJA-Sponsored
Annotation
A 12-item checklist guides users in developing protocols that provide crime victims with notification of events in the processing of their cases and the resources available to assist them in recovering from the harms caused by their victimization.
Abstract
The National Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Training and Technical Assistance (SAKI TTA) team provides a range of training and technical assistance to SAKI sites regarding investigating and prosecuting cases, inventorying and tracking sexual assault kits (SAKs), and engaging victim advocates. This guide addresses frequently asked questions for creating a victim notification protocol.
Date Created: August 20, 2020