The Community Liaison Officer in the Marina Police Department is assigned to assist victims of domestic violence and other violence related crimes. The position also assists in a support role to the Detective Bureau. The duties and responsibilities include:
Serves victims of domestic violence and other crimes by recontacting the victim and witness periodically to determine whether or not their needs are being met
Provides complete explanations to victims and witnesses of the procedures involved in the prosecution of their cases and their role(s) in the procedures
Informs the victims of domestic violence how to obtain a restraining order and recommends other post-arrest assistance programs
Provides victims information on financial assistance available to them through state victim crime funds.
Assists with photographs and documentation of injuries on crime victims
Conducts follow-up investigations regarding missing persons and runaway juveniles.