Victims' Rights Outreach and Education

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2020/2021 Presentation Schedule & Online Registration

**COVID-19: Due to the current global health emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, all presentations will be conducted as webinars. In-person presentations will resume when the Attorney General’s Office and the State of Arizona determine that it is safe to do so. We anticipate the webinars will be available in August, which will not affect any VOCA requirements. Please check the website regularly for scheduled dates and to register.

As always, the Attorney General’s Office of Victim Services is committed to the health of our staff, partners and community and continue to be available to assist with victims’ rights questions and technical assistance via email and telephone.**


Basic Victims' Rights

Basic Victims' Rights is presented from 9AM to 3PM with a one hour break for lunch (lunch on your own).

This presentation is highly recommended for employees new to victims' rights or for anyone who needs a refresher. Content covers fundamental information about victims' rights for adult and juvenile crimes in Arizona.

Please note: It is highly recommended that you attend the Basic prior to attending the Advanced.

Agenda

  • Brief History
  • Definitions
  • Victims' Journey through the Justice System with Applicable
  • Rights/Responsibilities
  • Pre-Conviction/Adjudication
  • Post-Conviction/Adjudication
  • Victims' Compensation Programs

Advanced Victims' Rights

Advanced Victims' Rights is presented in a 3 hour session from 9AM to 12PM.

This presentation is for experienced victim services providers, Basic Victims’ Rights graduates, and anyone interested in gaining a deeper understanding of victims’ rights in the state of Arizona.

Agenda

  • 2019 Legislative Update
  • Beyond the Courtroom Doors: Criminal Appeals and Victims' Rights

For more information on Victims’ Rights Education please contact OVSTraining@azag.gov.


CLE Credit Criteria

Participants who are seeking Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credit must meet certain criteria. You must be present for the entire presentation, as no partial credit will be given. If you are an attorney seeking CLE credit, please visit: https://www.azbar.org/cleandmcle/cle/ to ensure you meet the criteria. If you qualify for CLE credit, please contact OVSTraining@azag.gov to request a CLE certificate and one will be provided to you upon verification of your attendance.


Please select "Basic" or "Advanced" to see the currently scheduled dates.


**There are currently no scheduled training events.**


**COVID-19: Due to the current global health emergency caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, all presentations in the months of March, April and May are postponed. We anticipate rescheduling all postponed presentations in the months of June, July and August which will not affect any VOCA requirements. As always, the Attorney General’s Office of Victim Services is committed to the health of our staff, partners and community and continue to be available to assist with victims’ rights questions and technical assistance via email and telephone.**