Victim-Witness Assistance Program

Purpose
The main purpose of the program is to assist both crime victims and witnesses through the criminal justice process and to provide supportive services as needed.

Services
  • Accompanying the victim or witness to and from court
  • Assistance with filing for compensation with the Virginia Criminal Injuries Compensation Fund
  • Assistance with filing protective orders and warrants
  • Crime prevention information and assistance
  • Crisis referrals
  • Inform victims and witnesses of their rights as crime victims / witnesses
  • Notification of victims and witnesses of information about the case
If you or someone you know is a victim of crime, please contact our office for assistance.