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HOW TO HELP A LOVED ONE: DO'S AND DON'TS

HOW TO HELP A LOVED ONE: DO‘S AND DON‘TS

DO’S AND DON’TS FOR PROVIDING SUPPORT TO ABUSE VICTIMS

If you worry someone you care about is in an abusive relationship, there are steps you… 515 more words

Victims of crime need to be believed not get a new law

Historically victims have not been the focus of our criminal justice system. Criminal offences are outrages against the state and it is the state who brings a prosecution, not the victim.   443 more words

General Election

Commissioner supports bids for victims of sexual abuse

Police and Crime Commissioner Sir Graham Bright is publicly supporting four bids into a £5 million fund to support victims of sexual abuse.

Cambridgeshire is submitting bids totalling £300,000 which will provide extra support for victims of both childhood and adult sexual abuse in the county. 318 more words

INFORMATION

Victims in the criminal justice system: getting the balance right

Successive governments have attempted to improve the position of the victims of crime in the criminal justice system. But there is clear evidence that there is still room for further improvement. 584 more words

Chapter 5

What is restorative justice and does it work?

Victims meeting perpetrators can have a positive effect for both parties.

Could you meet the person who committed a crime against you or a loved one face-to-face? 353 more words

Facts & Stats

We Need to Change These Everyday Responses to Sexual Violence

Bill Cosby may think he can laugh off allegations of sexual assault, but Hollywood won’t let him off so easily.

At his comedy show in London last Thursday, Cosby joked about his sexual assault accusations saying, “ 1,830 more words

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