Voices For Victims is being established as an independent agency to evaluate and monitor how victims are treated by the criminal justice system in California. In recent years, law enforcement personnel, the courts and other public agencies have made efforts to reach out to victims of crime, explaining the process and lending support. The existence of Voices For Victims will provide oversight and advocacy when the criminal justice system fails victims.
Voices For Victims; Loud & Clear , as an independent agency, will monitor and evaluate the provision of services to victims of crime and to advance policies throughout Santa Barbara, CA. that promote the fair and just treatment of victims throughout the criminal justice system.