Click here to find a victim service provider and other resources.
Victims of violent crime can file a claim for reparations for certain expenses related to the crime.
are available in small amounts from local programs to all crime victims to cover emergency expenses related to the crime.
Crime Victim Rights
Victims in Minnesota have statutory rights
regarding notification, participation, compensation, and protection.
Victims who feel their crime victim rights have been violated or they have been mistreated by a member or entity of the criminal justice system can contact the Crime Victim Justice Unit.
Crime Victim Brochures
for brochures for victims of crime from the federal Office for Victims of Crime on crime-specific topics including assault, child abuse, domestic violence, homicide, impaired driving, robbery, sexual violence, and stalking.
Other Helpful Publications
Office of Justice Programs
Financial help: 651-201-7300 or 888-622-8799, ext. 1
Information and referral: 800-247-0390, ext. 3
Crime victim rights violation: 800-247-0390, ext. 3
(Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM)
to find a victim service provider and other resources for victims in Minnesota