Victim Witness Coordinator Resume Samples

A Victim Witness Coordinator works with victims of assault, domestic violence crimes, and crimes against persons, providing them information on their legal rights, judicial procedures, and services available to them. Essential duties and responsibilities are listed on the Victim Witness Coordinator Resume as – contacting and assisting victims of assault, domestic violence crimes, and crimes against persons, notifying victims of court dates, attending court hearings with victims to assist them, and providing information on procedures; assisting victims with impact statements and compensation applications and procedures; and preparing and maintaining case files.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – knowledge of City police and legal department policies and procedures in the investigation and prosecution of assault and domestic violence cases, familiarity with court procedures and legal terminologies, and a sound understanding of federal regulations and city policies regarding safe work practices. Employers prefer to hire those having a degree in criminal justice, sociology, or a related field.

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume example

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Headline : As a Victim Witness Coordinator, responsible for providing a broad range of support duties to reduce the emotional, financial and physical impact of criminal victimization, and to educate and assist victims in understanding the criminal justice process.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Excel, Coordinating Skills, Advising Skills.

Description :

    1. Helped victims and witnesses through the court process.
    2. Identified needs of victims and witnesses, and make appropriate referrals.
    3. Assisted attorneys with court preparation.
    4. Volunteer/Community Experienced Senior Networking Group, Founding Member The Senior Networking Group was created by six marketing professionals from various backgrounds.
    5. Consortium provided an opportunity to network and share information.
    6. Managed two volunteer victim advocates.
    7. Helped victims of crime recover by acting as a supportive information and counseling source throughout the criminal justice process.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS


Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Objective : Victim Witness Coordinator with 4+ years of experience in Conferring with AUSA concerning fact witness and victim appearance and special circumstances regarding witnesses (special authorizations, international witnesses, military/federal employee witnesses, or hostile witnesses), Completing and submitting proper documentation for special authorizations and obtain prior approval before proceeding with travel arrangements.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel, Process Improvement, Project Coordination.

Description :

    1. Assisted in interpretations for Pre-Trial conferences/ or communications via Email and Telephone.
    2. Identified what type of assistance the victim and/or witness needs and refer them to the appropriate resources (Victims Comp, CVAC, Kristi House, VAP, Journey Institute).
    3. Updated victim and witness with case information, informing them of their role and the criminal justice process.
    4. Completed of all availabilities, while meeting stringent deadlines for trial and various hearings.
    5. Accompanyed the victim and witness to court for trial when needed.
    6. Scheduled appointments such as Pre-trial conferences, Probation Violation hearings, and Depositions.
    7. Created subpoenas for officers and civilians using programs such as E-notify and Subpoena Services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Criminal Justice


Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Headline : To become an essential part of a growing company or firm while utilizing my excellent communication organizational and interpersonal skills in a challenging professional environment.

Skills : Mediation / Early Neutral Evaluation, Program Development.

Description :

    1. Coordinated travel arrangements for out-of-state witnesses, as well as local transportation.
    2. Presented victims' compensation cases to Victim's Compensation Board monthly.
    3. Answered the telephones, filing, copying, receiving clients, collections of bogus checks, filing criminal charges, setting up restitution.
    4. Responsible for grant writing, all program budgets, bookkeeping, and fundraising.
    5. Responsible for the gathering of restitution information for all felony cases in the Twelfth Judicial Circuit.
    6. Transcribed recorded statements of defendants or undercover agents as needed.
    7. Determined the need for support services or counseling.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Criminal Justice

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Summary : Seeking a Victim Witness Coordinator position with a progressive, organization in an environment where I can focus on sustainable growth through the creative and positive use of my extensive career and educational experience. Key Relevant Strengths -.

Skills : Microsoft Access, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Typing, Microsoft Outlook.

Description :

    1. Acted as victim liaison for all felony cases.
    2. Responded to victims' needs and provided information as to the criminal justice system, victims' rights, court procedure, criminal law, etc., as well as tracking the cases as they moved through the court system and informing victims of this information.
    3. Responsible for running criminal history checks on all defendants arrested and I received special training and security clearance in the use of the NCIC/ACIC (National/Arkansas Crime Information Center) computer systems.
    4. Accompanied the Prosecuting Attorneys to court for all dockets (Municipal and Circuit Court) and provided information and recommendations as to the disposition of felony cases and assisted in trials as needed.
    5. Supervised those defendants ordered to obtain counseling (alcohol, drug, psychological) and issued warrants of arrest when necessary.
    6. Supervised the Work Release Program, which allowed nonviolent, first-time offenders to work off their penitentiary sentences at the city landfill rather than the Department of Correction, and was responsible for the initial program set-up, maintenance of official records, the issuance of warrants when necessary, and testifying in court to those records.
    7. Responsible for the initial evaluation, interview, and preparation of commitment papers for mental illness commitments.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.A. In Criminal Justice

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Headline : Victim Witness Coordinator is responsible for working one on one with families in crisis to strengthen families and individuals; utilizing resources to help create safe and healthy environments for families and individuals.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Coordinating Skills, Program Management

Description :

    1. Oversaw all new hire/volunteer training.
    2. Managed the volunteer program.
    3. Planned awareness programs, and oversee the prevention and fundraising events.
    4. Provided and maintained all aspects of the transitional housing program.
    5. Maintained spreadsheets on all fundraising, awareness, and prevention events.
    6. Followed all pending criminal charges of offenders.
    7. Provided support during the criminal justice process.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Summary : Strategic manager with comprehensive experience in administration, hospitality, training, sales, marketing, and human resources. Effective leader who develops teams and implements processes that produce ongoing positive effects that markedly enhance the organization. Proven history of organizing, motivating, and delivering exceptional results in gaming, governmental, legal, and commercial business establishments.

Skills : Communication Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Detail-Oriented.

Description :

    1. Met with, accompanied, and informed victims throughout case proceedings.
    2. Helped each victim and witness understand the court process and referred them to needed services.
    3. Compiled and submitted restitution requests.
    4. Monitored the school to career students.
    5. Successfully maintained grant funding for the position through writing and reporting on the grant.
    6. Used Communication and interpersonal skills, collaborating with other agencies, use of basic office equipment, and understanding legal proceedings.
    7. Provided court assistance to victims.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
MS

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Headline : Victim Witness Coordinator with 4+ years of experience in Initiating contact/notify fact witnesses and victims concerning travel arrangements, appearance date/time, and determine any special circumstances or needs of the fact witness and victims, Using judgment to determine when the Assistant US Attorney (AUSA) should be notified of special circumstances or needs of fact witnesses and victims.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Organizational Skills, Planning, Administrative Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted victims and families through the judicial process.
    2. Communicated trial dates and procedures to victims and their respective families.
    3. Completed reports and documentation to Prosecutors and Assistant Prosecutors by preparing the trial book.
    4. Interviewed victims and witnesses along with the Prosecutor in preparing for trial.
    5. Excellent computer skills by use of hardware/software automating system Accomplishments The most important impact was to assist crime victims through the court systems and to help ensure justice for their loved ones.
    6. Used Legal knowledge and skills.
    7. Routinely accompanied and assisted victims and witnesses in court to explain judicial proceedings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor In Project Management

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Objective : To obtain a Victim Witness Coordinator position where I can maximize my multilayer of management skills, quality assurance, program development, training experience, and a successful track record in the workplace.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Writing Skills, Administrative Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked with victims of crime to notify them of court hearing dates, prepared crime victims for the experience of testifying in a criminal trial, investigate crime victims' criminal restitution claims, escorted victims to criminal hearings, and act as a contact person and go-between for communication from victims to prosecutors.
    2. Used The ability to communicate and influence people from all walks of life and economic strata.
    3. Assisted prosecutors during trials.
    4. Wrote and administered state grants for this (partially) funded grant position.
    5. Acted as liaison between various juvenile facilities.
    6. Provided extensive clerical support for the office.
    7. Coordinated with law enforcement agencies and other community agencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Criminal Justice

Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

Objective : Victim Witness Coordinator with 5 years of experience in providing crisis intervention referrals and support to victims and witnesses to meet their urgent emotional and/or physical needs, Ensuring that the New Hampshire Crime Victims Bill of Rights is adhered to in all cases, Coordinating with the Child Advocacy Center to ensure proper coverage by all members of the multidisciplinary team.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Service Management.

Description :

    1. Developed a victim service plan for victims of crime.
    2. Coordinated with medical personnel during an incident.
    3. Ensured that all necessary services are provided to victims of crime.
    4. Provided crisis intervention services to victims of crime.
    5. Responded to requests for information.
    6. Responded to requests for service.
    7. Provided timely and appropriate referrals.
                                  Years of Experience
                                  Experience
                                  2-5 Years
                                  Experience Level
                                  Level
                                  Executive
                                  Education
                                  Education
                                  A.A.S. In Legal Assistant

                                  Victim Witness Coordinator Resume

                                  Headline : Victim Witness Coordinator is responsible for Meeting with victims/witnesses, Contacting victims/witnesses for scheduled depositions, hearings, etc., and advising all prosecution participants of any court dates and/or changes in scheduled proceedings, Educating victims and witnesses about the procedures followed in prosecuting crimes and preparing them for trial.

                                  Skills : Microsoft Office, Law Enforcement.

                                  Description :

                                    1. Facilitated victim and witness assistance programs for the community.
                                    2. Collected, analyzed, and disseminated information on crime statistics.
                                    3. Provided information to law enforcement officials on criminal activity in the community.
                                    4. Conducted outreach to law enforcement officials, prosecutors, victim advocates, judges, schools, and other community members.
                                    5. Provided support to victims of crimes.
                                    6. Conducted briefings with law enforcement personnel to establish best practices for handling domestic violence cases.
                                    7. Managed investigations into allegations of child abuse and elder abuse.
                                                                      Years of Experience
                                                                      Experience
                                                                      5-7 Years
                                                                      Experience Level
                                                                      Level
                                                                      Executive
                                                                      Education
                                                                      Education
                                                                      BS In Criminal Justice