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Victim and Witness Support Unit celebrates 10 years

Victim and Witness Support Unit celebrates 10 years

The Police Service’s Victim and Witness Support Unit has helped at least 14,575 citizens during its 10 years in operation.

The Unit, which provides psycho-social intervention for the trauma that crime victims and witnesses experience, along with targeted support for navigating the justice system.

           Retired ACP Margaret Sampson Browne

The Unit celebrated one decade yesterday, with an event at the Government Plaza in Port of Spain.

In attendance were National Security Minister Stuart Young; former Acting Police Commissioner Stephen Williams, and former ACP Margaret Sampson Browne.

Mrs. Sampson Browne played a crucial part in the Unit’s inception and lauded the efforts of those involved in it.

She says challenges are quickly met with out-of-the-box thinking and unorthodox methods that make a difference to its clients.

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December 6th, 2018

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