Upcoming Events

Assessing Readiness for Incorporating Victim Services into Law Enforcement Agencies

Agency readiness is a crucial component of successfully incorporating law enforcement-based victim services. Agency personnel must clearly understand their expected contributions and associated policies for their assigned responsibilities. Effectively preparing for and communicating these expectations can contribute to long-term sustainability.

Strategic Planning for Sustainable Victim Services

Successful incorporation of law enforcement-based victim services is contingent upon a commitment to ongoing strategic planning. Effective agency communication channels, comprehensive and relevant policies, and staff development are key contributors to this effort. Assessment of victim services personnel capacity and options for expansion of response efforts can contribute to meeting the needs of victims and co-victims.

Essential Training for Effective Incorporation of Victim Services

Law enforcement-based victim services can highlight personnel differences in ethical approaches and decision-making around shared responsibilities.

Using Research to Enhance Incorporation of Victim Services

Research can provide agencies with objective data, evaluation of that data, and examples to base foundational decisions for incorporating law enforcement-based victim services.

Ask Us Anything About Effective Incorporation of Victim Services

Incorporating law enforcement-based victim services can be an exciting adventure that sparks robust conversations.

Past Events

Vehicle Pursuits: Considerations for Improving Officer and Public Safety

This webinar will explore data on police vehicle pursuits and discuss how policies, technology, and changes in organizational leadership and culture can increase safety for law enforcement officers and the communities they serve.