2021 Victim Survey
Launched in the summer, the Victims’ Commissioner’s 2021 Victim Survey sought to understand victims’ priorities and gain insights into their experiences of the criminal justice system over the past three…
- Victims’ Commissioner writes to Home Secretary on bail conditions
Victims’ Commissioner Advisory Group
The purpose of this document is to set out the Terms of Reference for the Victims’ Commissioner for England and Wales’ Advisory Group (VCAG).
Victims’ Commissioner for England and Wales 2019 to 2022
The purpose of this document is to set out the broad outline of the Victims’ Commissioner for England and Wales’ (VC) strategy for June 2019 to June 2022.
- Shattering Lives and Myths: A Report on Image-Based Sexual Abuse by Professor Clare McGlynn, Professor Erika Rackley and Assistant Professor Kelly Johnson
DWP Minister writes to VC on income-related benefits and criminal injuries compensation
The VC was approached on behalf of victims worried about making a claim for criminal injuries compensation and whether it might affect their entitlement to means tested benefits. The VC…
Justice Secretary writes to VC on Double Jeopardy
VC Dame Vera Baird wrote to the Justice Secretary David Gauke on 24 June calling for certain section offences committed against children to be included in the list of offences…
What I wish I knew – my personal story
Baroness Newlove tells her own personal story as a victim of crime and offers her advice to help victims and witness on their individual journey. I hope that sharing my…
Victims’ Commissioner for England and Wales – the second term strategy
The purpose of this document is to set out the broad outline of the Victims’ Commissioner for England and Wales’ (VC) strategy for the remainder of her second term, which…