A joint effort of the Office for Victims of Crime and the International Association of Chiefs of Police

The 21st Century Strategy introduces state, local, and tribal law enforcement leaders to the benefits, challenges, methods, and responsibilities for enhancing their response to victims of crime.

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Click on the blue arrows beside the subtitles below to go to a specific section in the Strategy.

Strategy Package »

Message from Site Leaders »

  • Executive Summary »
  • Evolution of Law Enforcement Response to Victims and
    Scope of the Project »
  • Benefits and Challenges of Enhancing Response to Victims »
  • Seven Critical Needs of Victims Law Enforcement Must Address »
  • Core Elements of Enhancing Response to Victims »
  • Roles and Responsibilities of Law Enforcement Personnel »
  • Importance of Community Partners »
  • Conclusion »

Roles and Responsibilities of Agency Personnel (Printable Fold-out) »