Wednesday, April 16, 2008

Victim Resources by State


California

California Attorney General, Office of Victim Services

Overview of California's Office of Victim Services. Information on victims' rights. Downloadable form to request notification of criminal appeals. Frequently Asked Questions and informational brochures. Information about California and national victim resources.

California Crime Victim Compensation Program

Victim compensation information. Downloadable victim compensation form. Spanish forms. Brochure on victim restitution. Directory of victim witness assistance programs across the state.

California Department of Corrections, Office of Victim and Survivor Services

Information about victims' rights and the correctional system, parole board hearings, and cases in which the offender is a juvenile. Downloadable victim notification form. Restitution information. Links to additional resources.

California Victims of Crime Resource Center

Overview of the Center and toll-free line for resources and referrals for victims. Links to California and national victim resources.