Contact Us

Crime Victims Rights Week is Featured on Southern Tier Close Up

Kathy Whyte/ WNBF News

National Crime Victims’ Rights Week comes early this year, April 6-April 12.

Appearing on the April 5 edition of the weekly local public affairs program, Crime Victims Assistance Center director, Raini Baudendistel talks about events in Broome County marking the week including the display of the Remembrance Wall at the Oakdale Mall.

Baudendistel says it is important from the community to remember people who have lost their lives to homicide and drunk driving and to help the families that have been left behind to also remember and be honored in a respectful way.

April is also Child Abuse Prevention Month and Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

Baudendistle discusses the new Enough Abuse initiative that targets educating adults on how they can prevent and recognize child abuse.

New programs are also getting underway in the area to address sexual assault and the public’s perception and reaction to rape.

More information about Crime Victims’ Rights Week and CVAC can be found at www.cvac.us and by calling the agency at (607) 723-3200.

Southern Tier Close Up is heard Saturdays at 12:10 p.m. on News Radio 1290 WNBF.

 

More from WNBF

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wnbf.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WNBF News Radio 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Sign up for an account to comment, share your thoughts, and earn points to get great prizes.

Register on WNBF News Radio 1290 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!