Stories tagged: crime victims
UPDATED: Thu., April 6, 2017, 11:33 p.m.
Backers of Idaho victims rights amendment say they’ll be back next year
Backers of a sweeping constitutional amendment on victims rights say they’ll be back next year, after an Idaho House committee rejected the amendment this year following days of emotional hearings.
Sat., May 7, 2016, 7:58 a.m.
Victims’ rights initiative qualifies for November ballot
A citizens’ initiative seeking to expand the rights of Montana crime victims and their families qualified Friday for the November ballot.
Thu., Oct. 28, 2010
Grant to fund crime victim education
Spokane Community Oriented Policing Services received a $40,000 federal grant for its part of the Spokane Crime Victim Service Center. Lutheran Social Services is the lead partner in this center …
Fri., April 23, 2010
Victims, families share their heartaches, healing
Sitting in a courtroom Thursday listening to a man plead guilty for his role in her son’s murder, Tracey Cochran felt voiceless, and desperate. “It’s so hard to sit there …