Assisting crime victims

Funding

NO TAX DOLLARS ARE USED TO FUND THE PROGRAM.

The program is funded by:

  • Fines imposed as a result of felony and misdemeanor convictions
  • Judgments imposed on offenders
  • A federal grant; and
  • Restitution from offenders

Effective July 1, 2009, the fines imposed will increase as follows:

Misdemeanors: Increases from $25.00 to $37.00
Felonies: Increases from $50.00 to $75.00
Sex Offenses: Increases from $200.00 to $300.00