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OCTO is aware of the global issue with CrowdStrike’s update impacting Windows servers and computers. CrowdStrike has identified the issue and a fix. We are supporting District agencies to ensure operations continue. At this time, District operations are not experiencing major impacts.

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Victim’s Guide to the District of Columbia Justice System

The Victim's Guide to the District of Columbia Justice System was developed to assist DC crime victims navigate the criminal justice process. This guide is for informational purposes only, and is not intended to serve as legal advice. If DC crime victims wish to consult with a lawyer to discuss their particular circumstances, they should contact the Victim Legal Network of DC at 202-629-1788 or online at For any other questions a DC crime victim may have, assistance is available at 1(844) 4HELPDC, a 24-hour non-police hotline, or online at

Guía Para Las Víctimas Del Sistema Judicial del Distrito de Columbia 
የተጠቂዎች መመሪያ ለዲስትሪክት ኦፍ ኮሎምቢያ ጀስትስ ሲስተም