Survivors and the Justice System


The idea of reporting sexual assualt and going to court can be incredibly daunting and add extra pressure.  This Rape Crisis Scotland video guide, gives you an overview of what to expect from the criminal justice system, including key people that you will come into contact with during the justice process.  This includes specially trained police officer, a rape crisis advocacy worker, a defence lawyer, a Procurator Fiscal, an advocate for the prosecution and a judge.

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