Importance of Knowing the Criminal Justice System

Consider the effects of the grueling criminal justice process upon the victim of a crime. Why is it important for victim services providers to understand the criminal justice system? Please fully explain your response and provide examples to illustrate your points.

Your response should be a minimum of two pages, Times New Roman, 12-point font, and double-spaced. Include citations for your references (if applicable).

For citation guidelines, please refer to the table in the APA Style