Calling the Victim Assistance Program

When to Call the Victim-Witness Assistance Program

Call your local Victim-Witness Program in the event that you:
  • Are not receiving restitution payments that were ordered by the Court
  • Change your address or telephone number
  • Have questions about your role as a witness
  • May not be needed in court, because the case has been continued to another day, call the evening before you are to come to court, for a recorded message of the court schedule
  • Need a referral to the appropriate community service agency which can provide you emergency financial, medical, or psychological assistance as a crime victim
  • Need someone to ask your employer to allow you to appear as a witness
  • Want assistance in preparing your Victim Impact Statement
  • Want to recover your personal property which is being held as evidence
  • Would like information on the Criminal Injury Compensation Fund, if you are a victim of violent crime
  • Would like more detailed information of the court process or a tour of the courtroom before you testify
In York County and Poquoson, the phone number for the Victim-Witness Assistance Program is 757-890-3402.