Victim/Witness Assistance Unit

The Victim/Witness Assistance Unit is a specialized unit responsible for contacting and assisting victims and witnesses who have been a victim of any crime and offer various resources which may address their specific needs such as the Crime Victim Reparations Program. The unit also refers victims and witnesses to appropriate agencies for further assistance

The VIctim/Witness Assistance Unit provides the following assistance:

  • Safety Planning
  • Victim Advocacy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Crime Victims Reparations
  • Counseling Referrals
  • Community Resource
  • Referrals
  • Case Update Information
  • Information on the Criminal Justice Process

Click here to download the Assistance for Victims of Crime brochure.

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