Victim and witness of crime
Putting victims and witnesses at the heart of the Criminal
Justice System ensures that justice is served and offenders are
Suffolk Police is fully committed to protecting victims and
witnesses and works hard to prevent crime in Suffolk reducing the
numbers of victims.
Being a victim or witness of crime can be a traumatic and
distressing experience. Suffolk Police understands the impact it
has on the individuals involved and the people close to them.
Suffolk Police and its partner criminal justice agencies offer
various channels of support to provide victims and witnesses with
practical advice, guidance and emotional reassurance.
Please visit the Suffolk Witness Care
website where you will find information on national initiatives
such as the No Witness No Justice campaign. Advice and guidance on
going to court as well as information on the victim’s code of
practice, young victims and witnesses and court locations.