The Office of the Attorney General (OAG) provides information and services to victims and witnesses, including

  • Assistance with cases involving juvenile offenders.
  • Acute crisis intervention.
  • Short term counseling.
  • Assistance in applying for compensation from the Crime Victims Compensation Program.
  • Accompanying victims through court proceedings.
  • Assistance with Victim Impact Statements.
  • Referrals to Social Services and other applicable helping agencies.
  • Information about your role in the criminal justice process.
  • Information on your case status and case disposition.
  • Timely notification of court appearances.
  • Assistance with travel and hotel arrangements.

For more information and assistance for victims and witnesses, consult the Victim Witness Assistance Unit.