Crime Victims and the Media

Karen Bune

This session will discuss the role of the media related to crime victims. It will consider the most effective ways to disseminate news without negatively impacting victims and survivors, confidentiality, and the course of an ongoing investigation, and potential court case. Balancing the public need to know versus the privacy concerns of the victim will be discussed. Effective strategies for working with the media will be covered.

A/V requirements: None