Witnesses, victims, & suspects The criminal justice process Witnesses and victims Report and investigation The case is dropped Indictment The case is closed without a court hearing Court proceedings Judgment After the judgment Suspects Investigation, provisional charge and arrest Indictment The case is closed without further legal proceedings Court proceedings Judgment After the judgment Dem møder du i retten Anklageren Forsvareren Dommerne Tiltalte Vidnet Offeret Bistandsadvokaten Tilhørerne Protokolføreren Tolken Se retslokalet indefra Oplev retslokalet Domstolene i Danmark Byretten Landsretten Højesteret Are you a victim of crime? General information for victims Reporting the crime The police interview Medical examination Contact person Legal advocate Compensation About giving evidence in court Witness compensation What if I get sick or am prevented from coming to the court hearing? Can I avoid giving evidence as a witness? Can I be anonymous when giving evidence as a witness? Can I be shown special consideration when I appear in court as a witness? When the case is closed Participation in victim-offender mediation Have you been a victim of violence or a similar crime? Have you been sexually assaulted? Have you experienced theft or a similar crime? Have you been victimised, harassed, or stalked? Are you a relative of a victim? Are you closely related to a child who has been sexually assaulted? Are you under the age of 18 and victim of sexual assault? Are you a victim of crime abroad? Have you witnessed a crime? The police interview About giving evidence in court Witness compensation What if I get sick or am prevented from coming to the court hearing? Can I avoid giving evidence as a witness? Can I be anonymous when giving evidence as a witness? Can I be shown special consideration when I appear in court as a witness? Are you provisionally charged in a criminal case? Provisional charge, arrest, and custody Provisional charge Arrest Custody Preliminary statutory hearing The police interview The defence counsel Appointment of a defence counsel Privately retained defence counsels The responsibilities of the defence counsel Defence counsel expenses Ofte stillede spørgsmål Useful links Oplev retslokalet Oplev retslokalet ved at klikke på skiltene - læs mere om de mange roller i en retssag, og hør de forskellige aktører fortælle om deres opgaver. Protokolføreren Dommerne Anklageren Forsvareren Bistandsadvokaten Tiltalte Offeret Vidnet Tolken Tilhørerne Vil du vide mere? Om anklagemyndigheden Få mere viden om anklagemyndigheden og se statistik på vores forskellige kerneområder.