Crime Victims Program

Responsibilities & Services
The Nassau County Crime Victims Program informs crime victims of services available, assists them in obtaining needed services, and acts as an advocate for victims and their families.

It helps crime victims in applying to the New York State Office of Victims Services in order to assist with crime related medical expenses, burial expenses, loss of earnings, loss of support and loss or damage to essential personal property.

Additional services offered by the Crime Victims Program include:
  • Accompaniment for court appearances
  • Hospital, home and funeral home visits
  • Meetings with victims or their families
  • Referrals for counseling
  • Referrals to other crime victim service providers