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Title Notifying sexual assault victims after testing evidence.

Publication Info. Laurel, MD: U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, National Institute of Justice, 2016.

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Federal Documents Online  J 28.2:SE 9/4/T 28    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (13 pages, [2] unnumbered pages) : color illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Note "Lessons learned : sexual assault kits." -- Cover.
"January 2016."
"Office for Victims of Crime."
Multidisciplinary teams in Detroit and Houston. This brochure is derived from reports written by Dr. Rebecca Campbell and Dr.NoŽl Busch-Armendariz." -- Acknowledgments.
"The multidisciplinary teams in Detroit and Houston had to develop protocols for notifying victims in cases where the sexual assault kit (SAK) had not previously been -- but was now being -- tested for DNA evidence. These protocols (and the process that the teams went through to develop them) may help other jurisdictions consider how best to notify victims of the results of SAK testing; these may be useful both in situations where a large number of previously untested SAKs in older cases are now being tested and in the investigation and prosecution of current cases. Using a victim-centered approach for notifying victims about the status of their sexual assault cases may help minimize the trauma a victim experiences when receiving this type of information, especially in older cases." -- Page 1.
Title from title screen (viewed on March 23, 2016).
Subject Sexual abuse victims -- United States -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Evidence preservation -- United States.
DNA fingerprinting -- United States.
DNA fingerprinting. (OCoLC)fst00886584
Evidence preservation. (OCoLC)fst00917204
Sexual abuse victims. (OCoLC)fst01114783
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Added Author United States. Office of Justice Programs. Office for Victims of Crime.
National Institute of Justice (U.S.), issuing body.
Added Title Lessons learned : sexual assault kits
Other Form: Print version: Notifying sexual assault victims after testing evidence (OCoLC)965500239
Gpo Item No. 0718-A (online)
Sudoc No. J 28.2:SE 9/4/T 28

 
    
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