11 March 2019
New Victims’ Commissioner site highlights help for victims
Today, the Victims’ Commissioner launches her new-look website.
27 February 2019
Victim advocates provide practical and emotional support
The Victims' Commissioner says victim advocates can help victims through the aftermath of a crime.
13 February 2019
Why victims and survivors of child sexual abuse need a Commissioner
Victims and survivors of child sexual abuse need to be given a powerful voice in government, writes Baroness Newlove.
5 February 2019
Inquiry launches landmark TV awareness campaign for the Truth Project
The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse has launched a landmark TV public awareness campaign to ensure victims and survivors…
23 January 2019
Claiming Criminal Injuries Compensation retriggers trauma
Victims’ Commissioner calls for wholesale reform of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme so that victims who apply are not frustrated…
6 December 2018
VC responds to Independent Public Advocate consultation
The Victims’ Commissioner, Baroness Newlove, has submitted a response to the Ministry of Justice’s consultation on establishing an Independent Public…
29 November 2018
Police Oracle article: Rights of victims must be given greater focus
Victims’ Commissioner Baroness Newlove is interviewed by Ian Weinfass. Article reproduced with permission of the Police Oracle. Rights of victims…
16 November 2018
Victims’ Commissioner and the APCC Victims Lead respond to Attorney-General’s disclosure review
Victims' Commissioner Baroness Newlove and the APCC Victims Lead Dame Vera Baird raise importance of victim privacy in rape cases.
10 October 2018
VC finds little progress made in the offer of Victim Personal Statements
For the fifth year running, victims of crime continue to be deprived of the opportunity to make a victim personal…