Police and Court Support
The Police and Court Support Team exists specifically to support and advocate for people who have experienced sexual violence as they navigate the legal system or are considering doing so. We provide specialized information, education, and support to people who have experienced sexual assault recently or in the past, as well as their families.
For people who have experienced sexual violence, choosing to engage in the criminal justice system or the civil system is often a difficult and complex decision.
For many people who have experienced sexual abuse and sexual assault, choosing to engage in the criminal or civil legal systems is a difficult and overwhelming decision. It is full of language and lengthy processes that you may not be familiar with. Whether you are thinking about reporting an assault or are already involved in reporting to the police, we are here to support you.
We help provide support and information with a variety of issues including: