Victim Services Delivery and Outcomes Among Victims of Violent Crime

Objective
This is a collaborative study with the City of Newark to evaluate the impact of victim services on victims of violent crimes. Services are defined as those efforts that:

  • respond to the emotional and physical needs of crime victims
  • assist crime victims to stabilize their lives
  • assist crime victims to understand and participate in the criminal justice system
  • provide crime victims with a measure of safety and security
  • provide specialized services to domestic violence and/or sexual assault victims

This study is funded by a multi-year grant from the Office for Victims of Crime, US Department of Justice.

Project Status
In progress

Principal Investigator (PI)
Paul Boxer