General Victim Witness Services

Victims of crime are entitled to information regarding what to expect from the criminal justice system, translator services when needed, transportation and separate waiting areas. The state attorney's office is staffed with victim witness counselors and trial coordinators who are ready to provide the following:
  • Emotional support to victims and witnesses of crime
  • Information concerning stages in the criminal or juvenile justice process, and the role of the victim
  • Courtroom orientation and accompaniment
  • Crisis intervention services and grief support
  • Referrals to social service agencies
  • Assistance with filing Crime Victim's Compensation