The Waushara County Victim/Witness program provides for the needs of and protects the rights of victims and witnesses of crime under Chapter 950 of the Wisconsin statutes:
- The Victim Witness Assistance Program’s responsibility is to inform the victim of their rights, inform them how to exercise their rights and services.
- The Victim Witness Assistance Program also assists subpoenaed witnesses. Contact the witnesses to verify if you need to appear. The only time you must appear is when you receive a subpoena.
- The Victim Witness Assistance Program has forms available to assist you in exercising your rights.
- It is a crime for anyone to threaten, harass, or intimidate you because of your cooperation with law enforcement and the District Attorney’s office.