Facilitating Access to Justice: Courthouse Dogs' Emerging Role in the Criminal Justice System (Webinar)
11/21/13 - 11/21/13
Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), U.S. Department of Justice (More Detail)
National Crime Victim Law Institute (More Detail)
||3:00-4:15 p.m. ET
|This webinar will provide valuable information to prosecuting attorneys, victims' rights attorneys, victim advocates, forensic interviewers, and law enforcement officers about the selection and use of facility dogs, as well as explain how facility dogs can help minimize the risk of secondary victimization resulting from participation in criminal proceedings and increase victims' satisfaction with the criminal justice process, both of which facilitate victims' access to justice and may result in more successful prosecution of crime.
||National Crime Victim Law Institute