The Victim

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  • Victim Of Cyberbullying

    bullying online is easier to get away with than bullying in person” (“DoSomething.Org,” n.d.). With advancements in technology, teens are turning toward evil forces behind their computer screens. Cyberbullying has been a popular form of harassment because it is much easier for people to harass others behind the screen of their technology rather than face to face. Cyberbullying is harassment or mistreatment by an offender who is physically distant. Although cyberbullying does not involve direct or personal contact, there is psychological and emotional damage of the victim (Hinduja & Patchin, n.d.). Being a user of most forms of social media, I do see cyberbullying first hand. I have been a victim of cyberbullying.…

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  • Victim Definition

    Victims According to the Webster Dictionary the definitions of victims are a person who has been attacked, robbed, injured, or killed by someone else, a person who is cheated or fooled by someone else, and/or someone that has been harmed by an unpleasant event. Under these definitions it would be safe to assume that at some point in every American’s life, we have all been a victim of some sort at some time. What happens to us? Who protects us? Who stands up for our rights as a victim? Sadly,…

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  • Victims Of Crime In Australia

    Quite often a person who has become the victim of a crime can be left quite traumatised. They can experience shock, numbness, anger and disbelief. They can often develop long term problems such as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This report sourced information from the NSW Department of Justice, Victims Services using the website, publications and associated literature. It found that Victims Services has much to offer in terms of support, referrals and information for victims of crime. …

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  • Victims Observation Report

    On November 5, 2015, I had the opportunity to meet Peg Sale, a volunteer victims advocate from the Arapahoe County Victims Assistance Program and a member of my community. The Arapahoe County Sheriffs Department provides primary law enforcement and victims assistance services for the towns located along the I-70 corridor in unincorporated Arapahoe County as well as the cities of Cherry Hills Village, Cherry Creek State Park and the Bow Mar/ Columbine Valley. Arapahoe County Sheriffs Department…

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  • Poitras And Victim Analysis

    is the concept of identifying victims. Although Poitras may not be a victimologist, her unit works in a similar way. As stated in the course notes, “identify, define and describe the problem” (Stein, 2009). This is similar to the way that Poitras and her unit determine which files they are going to take. She stated they look through files from the previous day. During this time they look at the incident and determine if the circumstances are ones that her unit can take. As she stated they take…

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  • Victims Of Harassment Analysis

    physical, emotional, stalking, or now, online. This crime is often under reported and statistics can be misleading. Victims of harassment vary from the unfazed to the severely traumatized. Courts can easily become overwhelmed and burdened with minor issues and harassment has typically been found to be a nuisance crime. However, the courts have recently began seeing harassment as a gateway crime to assaults and domestic violence; causing our system to examine these incidents and become more…

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  • The Victims Poem Analysis

    Upon initial reading, “The Victims” by Sharon Olds seems to be a poem that paints the picture of a life of abuse; starting from the dawning of the exploitation and arching over into the life of the abused following the maltreatment. In the work, it is made to be believed that the clear victims of the poem are the speaker and their family—which is a rightful and obvious assumption—but there is another victim that is not as prevalent as that of the speaker and their family: the speaker’s father.…

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  • The Victims Poem Summary

    The Victims by Sharon Olds centers the question of who the real victims of divorce are. On the surface, it may appear a certain way, but upon further inspection, the answers may be something very different. The Victims can be split into two parts according to tone and tense. The first half of the poem is from the “child’s” point of view, and the second half, in the “adults” view. The first half of the poem (lines 1-17) is in the past tense and it appears as if the speaker is a young child…

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  • Bullying: The Effects On The Victims Of Cyberbullying

    can follow their victims to their homes by sending emails, SMS or posting on their social network pages. Traditionally, victims of bullying would look forward to their homes as a safe haven where they would be free from being bullied. However, modern bullies continue to torment their victims even when they are at home. This situation has led to a rapid rise in the number of children taking drastic measures when it comes to bullying (Brett J. Litwiller, 2013). This paper explores findings of…

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  • Reflective Essay: What Is A Victim?

    If I were to ask a crowd full of people what is a victim, what would be most results? Most likely something similar to someone being harmed or killed due to a crime or incident that had occurred. What not many people understand is that words can be used in multiple scenarios can be used in many different ways. I was first actually introduced to the word when I began watching one of favorite shows “C.S.I Miami”. This show was mainly about murders occurring in the city and the main…

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