It is the vision of the Victim Services Unit to give Nevada crime victims a voice in corrections by providing information, services and support with compassion, respect & sensitivity.
The Victim Services Unit is committed to:
comprehensive information, assistance, advocacy, and support to those
harmed by crime including victims, their families, and communities;
a mutual understanding among victims, their families, community victim
groups and correctional staff while providing balance to the criminal
justice system for victims of crime;
Integrate victims’ rights and services into program planning throughout the Department of Corrections;
Develop community partnerships to advance the principles of victim services/issues;
Train staff regarding the impact of crime on victims; and
To establish, assess and expand current efforts to assist victims of crime.