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Crime Victim Witness Assistant - State
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The City of Minneapolis is not a primary recipient on this project. No Federal Report XML is submitted for this project.
The Minneapolis City Attorney’s Office seeks funding for a victim/witness assistant to work with victims of general crime. The new victim/witness assistant will be able to provide increased support for victims, explain the criminal justice process and make referrals to resources. The goal is to increase victim participation in cases, improve prosecution outcomes and decrease dismissals caused by the failure of victims and witnesses to appear for trial and provide greater assistance to crime victims.
MN Department of Public Safety: Byrne Justice Assistance Grant
Responsibility for Implementation
Dollars Leveraged Description
Dollars leveraged for Victim Witness Assistant Salary, Fringe, office supplies, cell phone, and monthly desktop computer charges from 1/1/2010 - 12/31/11.
Projected Jobs Created
Minneapolis, City of
No vendors have been contracted to date.
Recovery Funds Spent to Date
Last updated Mar. 14, 2014