Victim Resources

CRIME VICTIMS CAN FIND HELP IN THE COMMUNITY. Being a victim of crime can be a frightening experience, but you are not alone. Many state and national programs and groups are available to help you cope with your experience now and in coming months. This page will help you to learn about resources in Michigan, nationally and on the Internet.

GENERAL

MDOC Crime Victim Services
Michigan Dept. of Corrections
Crime Victim Services
P.O. Box30003
Lansing, MI 48909
Phone: (517) 373-4467
Toll-Free: (877) 886-5401

National Center for Victims of Crime
2000 M Street, NW, Suite 480
Washington, DC 20036
Toll-Free Helpline for victims 1-800-FYI-CALL
TTY 1-800-221-7996
Phone: (202) 467-8700
Fax: (202) 467-8701

National Crime Prevention Council
(McGruff the Crime Dog)

National Criminal Justice Reference CenterNational Organization for Victim Assistance® (NOVA)
1757 Park Rd NW
Washington, DC 20010
24-Hour Hot-Line:(800) TRY-NOVA
Phone: (202) 232-6682
Fax: (202) 462-2255
E-mail: NOVA

Office for Victims of Crimes
[U.S. Dep't of Justice]

US Crime Victims Rights Act 
(42 USC Ch 112)


CHILDREN

ChildHelp USA
1-800-4-A-CHILD (422-4453)

Child Abuse Prevention Network

Child Welfare Information Gateway
Phone: (800) 394-3366
Fax: (703) 385-3206

I Am Your Child

National Center for Missing & Exploited Children
24-hour Hot Line:
(800)-THE-LOST
(800-843-5678)
Phone: (703) 522-9320

Parents of Murdered Children (POMC)
National Office
100 East Eight St., Suite 202
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
Phone: (888) 818-POMC (7662)
Fax: (513) 345-4489
E-Mail: POMC


DOMESTIC VIOLENCE / SEXUAL ASSAULT

Battered Women's Justice Project
2104 4th Ave South, Suite B
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Toll-Free: (800) 903-0111, ext 1
E-mail: BWJP

Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website
US Department of Justice

Michigan Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Violence
3893 Okemos Rd, Suite B2
Okemos, MI 48864
Phone: (517) 347-7000
Fax: (517) 347-1377

Michigan Dept of Human Services - Adult Protective Services
24-hour Crisis Line:1-800-996-6228

Michigan Resource Center on Domestic and Sexual Violence
3893 Okemos Rd. Suite B2
Okemos, MI 48864
Phone: (517) 381-4663
Fax: (517) 347-1060

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Phone: (800) 799-SAFE (7233)

Sex Offender Registry
MichiganStatePolice


OUIL / DRUNK DRIVING

Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
Phone: (800) 438-6233

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol & Drug Information
Phone: (800) 729-6686

Remove Intoxicated Drivers (RID)
Phone: (888) 283-5144

Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD)
Phone: (877) SADD INC (723-3462)


POLICE / LAW ENFORCEMENT

Federal Bureau of Investigation (F.B.I.)

Michigan State Police
Locate your nearest MSP Post

Michigan Sheriffs Association
Phone: (800) 875-5500
Toll-Free: (800) 875-5500
515 North Capitol
Lansing, MI 48933-1241


 
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