Revising the Victims Code

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) began a consultation on a suggested update of the statutory Code of Practice for Victims of Crime, laid out in a consultation document titled ‘Revising the Victims Code’ in July 2015. The three main changes that were proposed within the document were: 1. To extend the services offered under the Code to victims of any criminal offence, not just victims of the more serious criminal offences that […]