Reporting crime: your rights
New Easy English resource – Reporting crime: your rights
The Commission welcomes the launch of a from Victoria Police has launched a new Easy English resource about people’s rights when reporting crime. The resource was developed in partnership with the Commission with input from a range of stakeholders.
The resource is in an accessible Easy English format to help a range of audiences, particularly people with cognitive and communication disabilities, understand their rights and how to report crime.
The resource provides information about:
- what a crime is
- where crime can occur
- how to report a crime
- how to make complaints
- where to go for additional help and support.
The new resource forms part of the Commission’s ongoing work with Victoria Police to implement the recommendations from Beyond doubt: the experiences of people with disabilities reporting crime.
To download a pdf or text only version of the resource, visit this link http://bit.ly/1kqqOYx