Sexual Violence Justice Institute at MNCASA promotes justice for victims of sexual violence through collaboration, leadership, training and technical assistance as a national resource for expertise in the criminal justice response to sexual violence.

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National Institute for SART Team Leaders

The National Institute for SART Team Leaders is a 2 ½ day program designed for coordinators, team leaders, and state and territorial level leaders who coordinate or support local teams responding to sexual violence. Learn more.


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Online SART Evaluation Tool

SVJI at MNCASA has created interactive online learning opportunities to help rural SARTs assess their work and make the system work better for victims of sexual violence. Learn more about the project here

National expertise in criminal justice response

SVJI at MNCASA works to provide Sexual Assault Response Teams (SARTs) across the country with skills and knowledge essential for a coordinated, compassionate response to sexual assault. Learn more about SVJI projects.

Training for police, courts, health providers, and advocates

The Sexual Violence Justice Institute at MNCASA is a leader in training and consulting for teams and responders across the country. SVJI provides coaching in victim centered approaches to investigation and prosecution, training for preparing expert witnesses, multidisciplinary responses to sexual assault in communities, and much more. Learn more about training and consulting.

Login: Expert testimony resources for criminal justice professionals

The Sexual Violence Justice Institute provides resources that prosecutors, law enforcement, victim advocates, and healthcare professionals can use to become familiar with each other's work, and increase the likelihood of good case outcomes and effective prosecutions. Click here to login.

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