As the recent victim or witness of a crime, you will soon experience firsthand the process of the criminal justice system. You will play an important role in the process. Without the cooperation and assistance of victims and witnesses, it is impossible in our society to hold criminals accountable.
Our office has recognized that too often victims and witnesses are the forgotten people in the criminal justice system. We are committed to giving voice to victims' and witnesses' concerns and needs. Toward that end, we have worked with the Minnesota Department of Corrections in establishing a Crime Victim/Witness Program for Sherburne County.
Sherburne County Crime Victim Services can help you throughout your participation in the legal system. If you would like assistance, these are some of the areas a coordinator can assist you:
If you would like assistance, or have questions about the criminal justice system, please call our office.