This report examines how the debate over justice approaches to violent crime, nonviolent crime, and incarceration is playing out in state legislatures.
Victims of crime
Creative Ideas for Institutional and Community Corrections Agencies to Partner with Crime Victim Assistance Organizations and Agencies to Promote 2016 National Crime Victims' Rights Week: Serving Victims. Building Trust. Restoring Hope.
This document contains creative ideas about how correctional agencies can partner with victim assistance organizations to promote 2016 NCVRW.
The purpose of this Guide is to prepare VSPs [victim service providers) to become part of an EBDM [Evidence-Based Decision Making] policy team.
Culture, Language, and Access:; Key Considerations for Serving Deaf Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence
This policy brief offers practical suggestions for expanding and enhancing Deaf survivors’ access to victim services and other supports.
Victim Impact: Listen and Learn: An Evaluation of the Effects of the Victim Impact: Listen and Learn Program on Prisoner Recidivism and Prisoner Behavior
This report summarizes the evaluation study conducted to examine effects of the Victim Impact: Listen and Learn program on prisoner behavior.
This bulletin is designed to provide tribal probation officers with a brief overview of victims’ rights and tips on the availablity of victim services.
2015 OVC Report to the Nation, Fiscal Years 2013-2014: Building Capacity Through Research, Innovation, Technology, and Training
OVC's Report to the Nation summarizes the progress made in upholding crime victims' rights and providing high-quality services to victims, survivors, and communities during fiscal years 2013-2014.
Crime, Violence & Victimization Research Division's Compendium of Research on Violence Against Women, 1993-2014
To give researchers and support providers easier centralized access to recent evidence-based findings, NIJ annually updates a compendium that includes an abstract of each grant research study with details on how to find further publications.
This training program prepares corrections staff to develop and implement a victim services program that is trauma-informed and victim-centered.
This annotated bibliography was developed in an effort to provide current and useful information to professionals working in and with the criminal justice system regarding services that are provided to victims of crime.