Victim of crime?
To contact the Northumbria Police Victim Care Bureau:
Telephone: 03456 043 043 Ext. 68573
Email: Victim Care Bureau
In all cases reported, we will ask if you would like to be referred to Victim Support. Victim Support is an independent national charity for victims and witnesses of crime in England and Wales. They offer free and confidential help to victims of crime, their family, friends and anyone else affected, including:
- Someone to talk to in confidence
- Advice on victim’s rights
- Information on police and court procedures
- Advice about compensation and insurance
- Links to other sources of help and counselling.
Telephone: 08452 770 977
The Criminal Justice System (CJS) is one of the major public services in the country. Across the CJS, agencies such as the police, the Crown Prosecution Service, the courts and the National Offender Management Service work together to deliver criminal justice.
Gov UK offers information on how the government are tackling it and how you can help prevent crime. We also provide information on the help and support we are offering victims of crime.
The Sentencing Council for England and Wales promotes greater consistency in sentencing, whilst maintaining the independence of the judiciary. The Council produces guidelines on sentencing for the judiciary and aims to increase public understanding of sentencing.