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NCJ Number: 238382 Find in a Library
Title: Voice of the Victim: A Perspectives Spotlight Issue
Corporate Author: American Probation and Parole Assoc
The Council of State Government
United States of America
Date Published: 2011
Page Count: 100
Sponsoring Agency: American Probation and Parole Assoc
Lexington, KY 40578-1910
Office for Victims of Crime
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 2009-VF-GX-K002
Sale Source: American Probation and Parole Assoc
The Council of State Government
P.O. Box 11910
Lexington, KY 40578-1910
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Overview Text
Format: Article - Designates individual journal articles: as published, reprinted, or online/electronic.
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This special edition provides a collection of articles to support community corrections professionals in incorporating victims’ rights and services into daily practice.
Abstract: This issue reflects on ways to promote restitution collection, timely notifications, and other sources of support to victims. Feature articles include: The Power of Information and Notification: A Victim/Survivor’s Perspective; Recommendations from the Public Hearing on Victim Issues in Probation and Parole: August 18, 2010; Crime Victims and Offender Reentry; Victim Services Provided Through The Allen County, Indiana Reentry Court Program Victim Awareness: A Model of Problem-Solving Justice; Restitution Court: A Victim Centered Approach to Restitution Collection in Maricopa County, Arizona; Victims and the Juvenile Justice System; National Information and Referral Resources for Crime Victim/Survivor Assistance; When the Offender Becomes A Victim: Identifying and Responding To Corrections-Based Sexual Abuse; The Emergence and Evolution of Technology to Benefit Crime Victims; Domestic Violence & Stalking in a Digital Age: Information for Community Corrections Agencies & Professionals; Community Corrections Officers: A Key Resource In The Battle Against Stalking; and A Victim-Centered Approach to Supervising Internet Harassment Offenders. Numerous resources for crime victim services are also provided.
Main Term(s): Victims of violence; Victims rights
Index Term(s): Court-sponsored victim services; Probation or parole officer training; Probation or parole services; Victim services; Victim services training
Note: From the Journal of the American Probation and Parole Association, "Perspectives"
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