Justice Journey - Information for victims of crime about going to court in NSW
(30min - available as online video or DVD)
This video/DVD is intended to assist victims of crime navigate the criminal justice system in NSW. It follows three victims of crime as they report the crime and give evidence, through to the final decision of the court and sentencing of the offender.
Justice Journey Court Preparation Guide - Supporting victims and witnesses of crime through the court process (PDF 1491KB) Justice Journey Court Preparation Guide - Supporting victims and witnesses of crime through the court process (WORD 202KB)
This guide is designed for victims support groups to support the use of the Justice Journey Information about going to courtinformation sheet series below. It contains additional information that will help workers explain concepts or court processes; issues the worker should be aware of that may impact on the client; suggested court preparation plans; and references for additional resources and support. It is intended that the support person give a copy of the relevant information sheet/s to the client, and then walk through it with them using the information in the guide to assist in explaining the relevant processes to the client. Each section corresponds to an information sheet, which is identified at the beginning of the section. NOTE: The guide and information sheets below can be used as a stand-alone resource or alongside the DVD Justice Journey – Information for victims of crime about going to court in NSW.