Beacon is Hertfordshire’s Victim Care Centre and is staffed by professionals from both Hertfordshire Constabulary and Catch 22, an independent organisation commissioned to support victims of crime in Hertfordshire. At Beacon, our primary focus is to help you cope and recover from your ordeal. Our team of dedicated and trained professionals will support you every step of the way.
What happens after a crime?
If you have reported the crime to the Police, you will automatically be contacted by the Victim Service Team who will advise you of:
When and how Beacon will contact you
You should be updated within ׅ5 working days if a suspect is:
You will be asked how you would like to be notified of progress with your crime and how often you would like to be updated.
If you have not reported the crime to police: