Domestic Violence Case Specialist/Superior Court Division
Legal Assistant/Restitution Felony Division
Sexual Assault Case Specialist/Felony Division
Domestic Violence Case Specialist/District Court Division
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide advocacy services to victims and witnesses of criminal events, on behalf of the Prosecutor’s Office, in order to facilitate the prosecution of the offender and help make the judicial process more responsive to the needs of our citizens who have been impacted by the effects of criminal behavior.
Staff in the Victim/Witness Assistance Unit can provide the following:
CRIME VCTIM COMPENSATION
Washington State established, by law, a victim compensation program that can provide eligible individuals with compensation for personal injuries suffered as a result of a crime. Eligible losses may include:
NOTE: There is no provision in this law to provide compensation to victims for stolen or damaged property.
VICTIM IMPACT STATEMENT
Washington law provides victims the right to submit a victim impact statement to the court. This statement may include information regarding the financial, medical, social and psychological impact that resulted from the offense committed. This statement will become a part of the criminal case file