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.


Name Address Phone/Fax Email
MDOC Crime Victim Services
Michigan Department of Corrections
Crime Victim Services
P.O. Box 30003
Lansing, MI 48909
Phone: 517-373-4467
Phone: 877-886-5401
National Center for Victims of Crime
2000 M Street NW
Suite 480
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: 800-FYI-CALL
Phone: 800-221-7996
Phone: 202-467-8700
Fax: 202-467-8701
National Crime Prevention Council (McGruff the Crime Dog)
National Criminal Justice Reference Service
P.O. Box 6000
Rockville, MD 20849
Phone: 800-851-3420
Phone: 301-240-6310
Fax: 301-240-5830
National Organization for Victim Assistance
1757 Park Road NW
Washington, D.C. 20010
Hotline: 800-TRY-NOVA
Phone: 202-232-6682
Fax: 202-462-2255
Office for Victims of Crimes (U.S. Department of Justice)
U.S. Crime Victims Rights Act (42 USC Chapter 112)


Name Address
Phone/Fax Email
ChildHelp USA
  Phone: 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
  Hotline: 800-THE-LOST
Phone: 800-843-5678
Phone: 703-522-9320
Parents of Murdered Children (POMC)
100 East Eight St.
Suite 202
Cincinnati, OH 45202
Phone: 888-818-POMC (7662)
Fax: 513-345-4489

Domestic Violence / Sexual Assault

Name Address Phone/Fax Email
Battered Women's Justice Project
2104 4th Avenue South
Suite B
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Phone: 800-903-0111, ext. 1
Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website (U.S. Department of Justice)
Michigan Coalition Against Domestic & Sexual Assault
3893 Okemos Road
Suite B2
Okemos, MI 48864
Phone: 517-347-7000
Fax: 517-347-1377
Michigan Department of Human Services - Adult Protective Services
  Hotline: 800-996-6228
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Phone: 800-799-SAFE (7233)
Sex Offender Registry (Michigan State Police)

OUIL / Drunk Driving

Name Address Phone/Fax
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

Name Address Phone/Fax
Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
Michigan State Police (search posts)
Michigan Sheriffs Association
515 North Capitol
Lansing MI 48933
Phone: 800-875-5500