Victim-Witness Assistance Program


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.


  • 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.