Crime victim resources

If you have been a victim of a crime, you have the following rights:

  • You have the right to ask the police to withhold public access to data revealing your identity, and the police will decide if this is possible.
  • You have the right, if an offender is charged, to be informed of and participate in the prosecution process, including the right to request restitution.
  • You may apply for restitution of financial losses resulting from a violent crime.

Call General Crime Victim’s Assistance at 1.800.247.0390 for information about applying for restitution of financial losses resulting from a violent crime, or for other information about victims’ rights.