Nevada Department of Corrections Victim Services Unit 775-887-3393 Pre-Service Training
Course Objectives Identify at least 5 types of victim notifications Identify at least 3 types of hearings attended with victims Identify at least 2 types of specialty services offered to victims
Applicable Statute NRS 209.521 Notification of victim of escape or release of offender provides: Upon written request by the victim, DOC will notify them if the offender: A)Escapes B)Released into the community; and C)Is temporarily released into the community. All victim information is confidential.
Notifications Sentence structure & location of offender; Escape & recapture of offender; Discharge of sentence; Application for residential confinement programs; Execution; Death of offender; International transfers; and Interstate compact transfers.
Hearings Parole Board; Pardons Board; and Executions.
Additional Services for Victims Photographs of offenders upon release Protection / Restraining Orders Confidential Address Program [CAP]
VINE What is VINE? How did DOC get it? Who does VINE help? www.vinelink.com