How are we doing?

The Glendale Police Department's Victim Assistance Program strives for continued success in the efficiency and professionalism our staff provides. In an effort to continually improve our services, we ask that you take a few moments to complete this survey.

* 1. My primary Victim's Assistance Caseworker was:

* 2. My Victim Assistance Caseworker worked with me by (check all that apply)

* 3. I received notice of my victim's rights after filing a police report.

* 4. I was informed of the date, time and location of the defendant's initial appearance and/or notice of release.

* 5. I feel that I have an increased knowledge and understanding of the Criminal Justice System.

* 6. I am satisfied with my level of participation in the Criminal Justice System.

* 7. I am more likely to report future crime based on the services provided by my Victim Assistance Caseworker

* 8. I have a better understanding of protection orders and an increased knowledge of the protective order process.

* 9. I have a better understanding of the availability of victim compensation.

* 10. I felt like I had the information needed to make informed decisions about contacting other community agencies for support.

* 11. I have a better understanding of local resources and how to access them for support.

* 12. I was able to connect with other community agencies for ongoing services (counseling, legal aid, etc).

* 13. My Caseworker treated me with dignity and respect.

* 14. My Caseworker helped me better understand the effects of trauma and victimization.

* 15. My Caseworker increased my ability to cope.

* 16. My Caseworker helped reduce my anxiety about participating in the Criminal Justice System.

* 17. My Caseworker provided me with appropriate crisis intervention and emotional support. .

* 18. Overall, I feel the services provided by the Victim Assistance Unit were helpful to me.

* 19. Do you have any needs that you did not get assistance with?

* 20. Do you have any additional comments regarding Glendale's Victim Assistance Program?

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