Victim/Witness Resources Available
Crime Victim Compensation Program
These programs have been established in every state to help crime victims cope with a variety of crime-related expenses such as medical costs, mental health counseling, lost wages, or funeral and burial costs. For more information call 1-800-762-3716 or contact the Victim/Witness Unit for more information.
Victim Services Program
The program serves as a point of contact for the victim, witness and concerned citizens to the Department of Corrections, and notifies enrollees when offenders convicted of violent, sex, felony harassment and serious drug crimes move through the prison system and into the community. For more information call 1-800-322-2201 or contact the Victim/Witness Unit.
Washington Statewide Victim Information and Notification Service
The program provides assistance to victims of all crimes and will notify you if an offender is in custody and will give you other important custody information. You are also able to leave a phone number where you want to be called automatically when that offender is released, transferred, escapes or dies. For more information call 1-877-846-3492 or contact the Victim/Witness Unit.