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Victim Services

  • By: Elizabeth H. McConnell
  • In: Encyclopedia of Race and Crime
  • Edited by: Helen Taylor Greene & Shaun L. Gabbidon
  • Subject:Race, Ethnicity & Crime, Ethnic Studies

The term victim services refers to various ways that victims of crime are being assisted. Victims of crime are people who have experienced direct physical, emotional, or pecuniary harms as a result of a compensable crime. Victim services are an important ...

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