Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide advocacy services to victims and witnesses of criminal events, on behalf of the Prosecutor’s Office, in order to facilitate the prosecution of the offender and help make the judicial process more responsive to the needs of our citizens who have been impacted by the effects of criminal behavior.
Staff in the Victim/Witness Unit provide the following services:
Crime Victim Compensation:
Washington State established, by law, a victim compensation program that can provide eligible individuals with compensation for personal injuries suffered as a result of a crime. Eligible losses may include:
NOTE: There is no provision in this law to provide compensation to victims for stolen or damaged property.
Victim Impact Statement: