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Friday, May 26, 2017


Phone: 757-890-3401   TDD: 757-890-3621 
Office Hours: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

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300 Ballard Street
P O Box 40
Yorktown, VA 23690
Phone: 757-890-3401
TDD: 757-890-3621
FAX: 757-890-3419
Office Hours:     
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. M-F
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RIGHTS AVAILABLE TO VICTIMS

The "Crime Victim and Witness Rights Act" (Victims Bill of Rights) was made law by the Virginia General Assembly in 1995. The purpose of this law is to ensure that victims and witnesses of crime:

  • Are informed of their rights
  • Are treated with dignity, respect, and sensitivity and that their privacy is protected where the law allows
  • Receive authorized services
  • Have opportunities to make the courts aware of the full impact of the crime
  • Have the opportunity to be heard at critical stages of the criminal justice process