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Crime victims

an introduction to victimology
  • 374 Pages
  • 4.35 MB
  • English
Brooks/Cole Pub. Co. , Pacific Grove, Calif
Victims of crimes -- United St


United St

StatementAndrew Karmen.
LC ClassificationsHV6250.3.U5 K37 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 374 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2200496M
ISBN 100534123120
LC Control Number89022095

The author examines the victims' plight, carefully placing statistics from the FBI's Uniform Crime Report and Bureau of Justice Statistics National Crime Victimization Survey in context.

The text systematically investigates how victims are currently handled by the criminal justice system, analyzes the goals of the victims' rights movement, and /5(23).

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McBride’s motivation in writing the book came from the effects of violent crime on his own family and from the many years he has dedicated to supporting crime victims in his work in the criminal justice system.

“I hope that this book will remind all of us that the survivors of violent crime should never walk alone,” he said. Victims, is the 27th book in the tty amazing its been going for so long!!.

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Victims’ Bill of Rights (A) To preserve and protect victims’ rights to justice and due process, a victim of crime has a right: 1. To be treated with fairness, respect, and dignity, and to be free from intimidation, harassment, or abuse.

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For more information about services through the Office of Victim Assistance, please call (Monday through Friday. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xxx, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: 1. What is victimology. The rediscovery of crime victims Sources of information about crime victims: the UCR and the NCVS Violent crimes: murders and robberies The victims' contribution to the crime problem Victims and the criminal justice system.

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OVC works with national, international, state, military, and tribal victim assistance and criminal justice agencies, as well as other professional organizations, to promote fundamental rights and comprehensive services for crime victims. Introduction The crime victims’ movement is an outgrowth of the rising social File Size: KB.Overview.

The Victim Services Division (VSD) is responsible for ensuring that victims of crimes investigated by the FBI are afforded the opportunity to receive the services and notification as.