Event honors crime victims
Published 1:04 pm Thursday, April 19, 2018
Participants and speakers in Cumberland during the National Crime Victims Rights Week event, held April 14 at Center Union Baptist Church, had the opportunity to learn about resources available to those who have been victims or witnesses of crimes. Pictured are, from left, front row, Lavonia Jones (Cumberland County Department of Social Services); Patricia Scales (Cumberland’s Commonwealth Attorney); Stacy Piercy (domestic violence survivor); Malinda Tiffany (James River Therapeutic Services and Cumberland Community Cares); Kandy Freeman (Madeline’s House); April. St. Johns (Living Anew Counseling & Consulting, LLC); back row, Dennis Ownby (Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office); Tiffany Booker (Cumberland Victim Witness); Darrell Hodges (Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office); Rozena Jackson (Associate Minister of Center Union Baptist Church) and Grace Fitzgerald (Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office).