Release date: 04/01/2014
Sponsored by: Board of Commissioners
The District Attorney's Office partners with a number of
county departments, non-profit organizations and law enforcement agencies to provide
services to victims of crime in Washington
County. The victims' services providers in Washington County
include the District Attorney's Victim Assistance Program, Community
Corrections' Center for Counseling and Victims' Services, the Juvenile Department,
the Elder Safe Program, the Domestic Violence Resource
Center, the Sexual
Center, and Beaverton and Hillsboro Police Agencies. Representatives from these programs work to
assist victims through the criminal justice system, inform them of their rights
as a victim and to enforce those rights.
Victims' services providers also network to fill service gaps and seek
out opportunities to educate citizens about crime victims' rights.
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Julie McCloud, Assistant Communications Officer