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We realize that for many persons, being a victim or witness to a crime is their first experience with the criminal and juvenile justice systems.  As a victim or witness, you have certain rights within the system.  This brochure is being provided to you to assist you with questions you may have regarding those rights.  For further information regarding these rights please contact the State Attorney’s Office (SAO) and/or the appropriate law enforcement agency (LEA) handling your case.

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Florida State Statute 960/Victims Bill of Rights

 

 

Domestic Violence assistance:

 

NATIONAL COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Abuse Registry (Elderly and Children)

1-800-962-2873

 

ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE / CRIMES COMPENSATION

Crimes Compensation

(Attorney General)

1-800-226-6667

 

Florida bar Lawyer Referral Service

1-800-342-8060

 

Peace River DV Shelter

(863) 413-2700

 

Rape Recovery & Resource Center

(863) 413-2707

 

Polk County Elderly Services

(863) 534-5320

 

State Attorney Office

(863) 534-4800

 

Domestic Violence Office Courthouse- Injunctions

(863) 534-4180

 

 

V.I.N.E. (Victim Information Notification Everyday)

V.I.N.E.

1-877-846-3435

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


  

                                        

Last updated: 5/23/2016 2:13:58 PM