National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Observed by Morris County Prosecutor’s Office


MORRIS COUNTY — The Morris County Prosecutor’s Office will be holding a recognition and remembrance ceremony in observance of the 2019 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week which is observed from April 7-13. National Crime Victims’ Rights Week has been celebrated every April since 1981. It is a time of national remembrance and is dedicated to advancing the policies and programs instituted to help victims of crime.

The Keynote Speaker for the program is NBC New York Award Winning Journalist and New Jersey Correspondent, Brian Thompson. Following Brian’s presentation, the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders will present a proclamation to Morris County Prosecutor Fredric Knapp on behalf of the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office in honor and recognition of 2019 Crime Victim’s Rights Week. Reverend Doctor David Smazik of the Presbyterian Church in Morristown will also provide opening and closing prayers.

The ceremony will be held in the Freeholder Public Meeting Room on the 5th Floor of the Administration & Records Building in Morristown. It will begin at 9:30 a.m. This event is open to the public, and all are encouraged to attend. Please RSVP to or (973) 285-6210.


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