CRIME VICTIMS’ RIGHTS
The criminal justice system is complex and can be very intimidating to navigate alone. NVRDC’s crime victims’ rights legal program is able to assist victims of ALL crime types by providing free legal support. This includes, but is not limited to, information and representation in reporting the crime, assistance with navigating the criminal investigation process, and enforcing crime victims’ rights throughout prosecutorial proceedings.
CIVIL PROTECTION ORDERS (CPO)
As part of our Civil Legal Services, NVRDC staff attorneys offer free legal representation for adult survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner violence, dating violence, and stalking who are seeking a Civil Protection Order (“CPO”) in DC Superior Court.
TITLE IX & CLERY ACT
As part of our Civil Legal Services, NVRDC provides free Title IX legal services to adult survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner and dating violence, and stalking who attend school in DC.