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Victim's Rights in Scotland

Victim's Rights in Scotland

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

ISBN: 9781788512558

Easy Read publication for victims of crime with learning difficulties. this booklet sets out how someone who is a victim of crime should be treated within the criminal justice system, and what information, help and support they should receive.

Executive Summary

This booklet sets out a victim's rights when:

- they report a crime to the Police

- the Police look into their case

- the Police arrest a person for committing the crime

- the case goes to court

- the court has given its verdict