did you witness a crime?


  • Anyone who saw, heard, or was present during a violent incident or crime.
  • Anyone who tried intervene to resolve the situation or to help the victim.
  • Anyone, (even if they were not present for the incident), who has knowledge of what happened through contact or a close relationship with the involved parties (in this case, the victim and/or the offender).

WITNESSING a crime can be a disturbing experience. There are witnesses who have reactions and feelings very similar to those of crime victims.
If you witness a crime, it is important to know that there are ways that you can help. Click here to find out what you can do.
Witnesses can have any important role in the criminal proceedings. Click here to find out more.