Services and resources for victims of crime. Includes guidance on victims’ rights and keeping victims informed.
Victim Information and Advice (VIA) service
A free service for victims of crime. Get information about the justice system, support at court and more.
Request information about your case (access to information protocol)
How to stay informed if you are the victim of a crime
Victims' Right to Review
This guide explains how the victim of a crime can ask COPFS to review a decision not to take action or to stop prosecuting a case after it has started in court.
Making a Victim (Impact) Statement
Information on what a Victim (Impact) Statement is, how to submit one and when they are used in a case.
Victim Notification Scheme
A service providing victims of crime with information about offenders detained in prison. Users may also make representations to the Parole Board.
Resources for victims
Find out about the rights you have as a victim of crime and access support services.