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  • Can I access the National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW) Resource Guide online?
    The National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW) Resource Guide, as well as additional information an... Read More
    Last Updated: May 18, 2018

  • Is there a constitutional amendment for victims' rights?
    At this time, an amendment to the U.S. Constitution concerning victims' rights has not been passed. ... Read More
    Last Updated: September 13, 2012

  • How do I obtain my Victim Identification Number (VIN) and a Personal Identification Number (PIN) to access the Department of Justice's Victim Notification System (VNS)?
    If you have not received your Victim Identification Number (VIN) and/or Personal Identification Numb... Read More
    Last Updated: August 21, 2015

  • What is a victim impact statement?
    Information about Victim Impact Statements is available in the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) pub... Read More
    Last Updated: February 8, 2011

  • Where can I find information on the Federal victim notification system?
    Federal victim notification information is available on the Department of Justice's Victim Notificat... Read More
    Last Updated: August 21, 2015

  • Whom do I contact if I am experiencing problems with a State Victim Notification Everyday (VINE) system?
    If you are experiencing problems with a State Victim Notification Everyday (VINE) system, please con... Read More
    Last Updated: August 21, 2015

  • Where can I conduct legal research relating to victims' rights?
    If you’re interested in conducting legal research relating to crime victims, visit the VictimLaw and... Read More
    Last Updated: May 1, 2018

  • How can I become a victim advocate?
    In some states, there are offices called the Office of the Victim Advocate. You may wish to check wi... Read More
    Last Updated: October 15, 2010

  • When will National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW) be observed in 2018?
    National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW) will be held on April 7–13, 2019 and this year's theme i... Read More
    Last Updated: May 18, 2018

  • Am I able to order ribbons from the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) for National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW)?
    Ribbons for NCVRW are not available to order from OVC. Please visit the NCVRW section of the OVC web... Read More
    Last Updated: February 26, 2014

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