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How To Offer Support to the Victim of a Crime

So, someone you care about has recently been the victim of a crime. What do you do? What do you say to make them feel better? There are no concrete answers to the previous questions, but there are ways to remain compassionate and offer the support they need during...

How to Help a Crime Victim

They say there are two certainties of life, neither one of which is particularly pleasant. We can add a third life event that should be labeled as an almost certainty. It is called becoming a victim of a crime. Being a crime victim can be a stressful period in our...

Common Reactions of Crime Victims

Crime victims experience a wide range of emotions that depend on the type of crime committed. For example, a victim of theft has a much different feeling than a violent crime victim. Both crime victims experience the feeling of vulnerability, but the violent crime...