New Directions from the Field:
Strategies for Implementation Tools for Action Guide
New Directions from the Field: Victims' Rights and Services for the 21st Century was published to foster a dialogue across the Nation for developing strategies to provide justice and healing for crime victims in the new millennium.
New Directions urges every person in America who interacts with crime victims from police officers to prosecutors, from judges to corrections officials, from members of the clergy to business leaders to join this dialogue and implement the programs and reforms that make sense for their own communities.As a Nation, we have seen the doors of justice gradually open for some. New Directions offers recommendations and ideas for providing victims' rights and services for all.