Victim Services

 

"I believe that victims of crime should be treated with dignity and respect. Your assistance and cooperation is crucial to the successful prosecution of crime. Florida law entitles you to certain basic rights. This pamphlet will help you to understand your rights and some of the services available to victims of crimes in this circuit."

 

- R.J. Larizza, State Attorney  

 

 

Our Office is staffed with Victim Advocates who provide the following services:

 

 

-Crisis intervention

 

-Referral services to community service agencies

 

-Assistance in filing Florida Crime Victim Compensation claims

 

-Information concerning the role of the victim

 

-Court advocacy and support


 

Helpful Information 

  

 

     Contacting the State Attorney's Victim Advocates: 

 

Volusia: (386) 239-7720 
Flagler: (386) 313-4300
Putnam: (386) 329-0259
St. Johns: (904) 209-1620  

 

County Clerks of Court

 

State Resources

  

  Important Phone Numbers

 

        • Florida Domestic Abuse Hotline: 1-800-500-1119
        • Florida Abuse Hotline (Child and Adult): 1-800-96-ABUSE (22873)
        • Florida Council Against Sexual Violence Hotline: 1-888-956-7273
        • Domestic Abuse Council: (386) 761-3166
        • Emergency: 911
        • Community Legal Services of Mid Florida: (386) 255-6573