The West Midlands Police & Crime Commissioner recently launched standards to support victims of sexual after hard-hitting figures show nine people a day are attacked in the West Midlands.
The standards, subscribed to by the police, NHS, all the local councils and organisations such as CRASAC and RSVP, were officially launched by West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson at Public Health England in Colmore Row, Birmingham, on Thursday, September 22.
The standards detail what services should be delivered and how. They also set out the minimum level of support and understanding a victim should expect from whatever agency they turn to in their hour of need. To read them in full, click here.
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