Crime victims

Group of specialists on assistance to victims and prevention of victimisation (PC-S-AV)
This Group of specialists discussed modern methods of assistance to victims and of prevention of victimisation. As a first step, the group focussed on victims of terrorist acts. It concentrated, subsequently, on the wider aspects of assistance to victims. The Group elaborated Recommendation Rec (2006) 8 on assistance to crime victims which sets out, inter alia, appropriate standards and principles in this area. This Recommendation was adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 14 June 2006.
PC-S-AV Documents   Committee of Ministers Documents
Meeting documents  

Recommendation on the compensation of victims of crime

List of norms and references in the field of victims   Explanatory memorandum of the Recommendation
Terms of reference  

Recommendation on Assistance to crime victims

    Explanatory memorandum to the Recommendation to the Recommendation