Strategy Implementation Checklist
This checklist will help you follow the steps found in the Implementation Guide, Volume 2 of the Strategy Package. It is designed to help you and your partners assess progress as you steer your agency toward the enhanced victim response. By using the checklist, you can spotlight where goals are “Completed”, “In Process” or “Need Attention”. The checklist will reflect the current status of goals established by your agency, help more fully understand the intent and objectives of the enhanced response to victims of crime, and, most importantly, assist you to implement the strategy in your agency and community.
Use this generic easy to customize PowerPoint presentation that outlines the strategy and its implementation to get your agency staff and partner buy-in.
Victim Assistance Notification (VAN) Form
Documentation is a key element in victim response. The following attachment is a sample of a VAN form developed by the Mundelein (IL) Police Department. The carbon copy design provides the victim, officer, and records department a copy of the incident. Formatted in both English and Spanish, this tool can be utilized for documentation and follow-up for both law enforcement and crime victims.
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