Older woman using tabletFact Sheets, Step by Step

Many people have questions about issues of sexual violence and the criminal justice process. SVJI at MNCASA has responded by creating a series of fact sheets with need-to-know information. The fact sheets are used by victims, families, prosecutors, expert witnesses, advocates and others to navigate the system, understand the issues, and be more successful in securing justice in the courtroom.

The SVJI fact sheets provided here are organized by the steps in the criminal justice process. You may also use the search box to locate a specific fact sheet.

MN Statutes and Legal Process Overview (PDF files)

Sexual Assault Exam and Survivor Healthcare (PDF files)

Investigating and Reporting (PDF files)


Corrections and Monitoring

Court Process, Criminal and Civil

Advocacy (PDF files)

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