Victims and Witnesses of Crime
Hertfordshire Constabulary aims to
put the needs of victims and witnesses at the heart of its Criminal
Justice work with partners, such as the CPS and Courts.
We will work together with our
partners to ensure that victims and witnesses get the support,
reassurance and help that they need.
We aim to provide victims and
witnesses with a service tailored to individual needs.
Where we further investigate your
crime, we will stay in touch with you throughout the investigation,
from start to finish. We will let you know what is happening with
your case and will give you a telephone number you can call
directly to update us or to ask us questions.
works in partnership with Victim Support to support victims and
If you have been a victim of any
crime or have been affected by a crime committed against someone
you know, Victim Support can help you to cope with the
Victim Support services are free
and available to everyone, whether or not the crime has been
reported and regardless of when it happened. We are not part
of the police, the courts of any other criminal justice agency.
Our trained volunteers offer:
- someone to talk to in
- information on police and court
- help in dealing with other
- information about compensation and
- links to other sources of
To speak to Victim
Support in Hertfordshire, please call
the East of England
Victim Care Unit:
0845 456 5995