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Homicide

Losing a loved one to homicide (murder or manslaughter) is an extremely traumatic experience. Support can help you and your family and whānau deal with the impact of the crime.

It is important to find the support that is right for you. See the list of government and community services for people affected by homicide on this website or call the Victims Information Line on 0800 650 654.

Staying informed

Police will assign a victim liaison officer to your family. The victim liaison officer will make sure you know what is happening throughout the investigation and the court case. They will also be able to answer any questions you have. The victim liaison officer will tell you how to contact them.

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