Services Available to Crime Victims

Available services include:

  • Assistance in making victim and witness travel arrangements/reimbursements for court
  • Assistance in preparing for testimony
  • Assistance in retrieving property used as evidence
  • Assistance with filing for Crime Victims Compensation and obtaining restitution
  • Court accompaniment
  • Courtroom tours
  • Explanation of and assistance with filing for protective measures
  • Explanation of court procedures
  • Facilitate meetings with the prosecutor
  • Information about and assistance with completing victim impact statements
  • Notification of case status and court dates
  • Notification of criminal appeals/habeas corpus proceedings
  • Notification of possible plea agreement negotiations
  • Referrals to community agencies
  • Separate waiting area for victims

Additional services are available as needed and as appropriate.