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Victim Witness Assistance

Brochures and Information

The Victim Witness Assistance Unit of the District Attorney’s Office is responsible for providing direct support and notification services to victims and witnesses of felony criminal acts that occur in Cobb County.

Our work allows victims of crime to have a voice in, participate in, and be notified of events related to the criminal case. Responsibilities of an intern/volunteer will include but are not limited to contacting victims and witnesses regarding court dates and case status, helping in determining restitution and completing victims compensation forms, attending court with victims and witnesses, contacting law enforcement officers to advise of court matters, and assisting with scheduling court appearances.

Victim Witness Unit Summary

Victim Advocate Counselor

Victim's Rights Brochure

Derechos de Victimas

Resource and Information Guide

Domestic Violence and Adult Sexual Assault

For shelter, support groups, program services, counseling, community education and prevention, and Latino outreach, contact liveSAFE Resources or visit livesaferesources.org.

Child Abuse

For crisis services-intervention, assessment and treatment, forensic interviews, evaluation and counseling, and community education and prevention, contact the SafePath Children’s Advocacy Center or visit safepath.org.

Homicide Survivors

For support groups, annual memorial services, and community education, contact the Crime Victims Advocacy Council or visit cvaconline.org.