The mission of the Vanderburgh County Crime Victim Resources (VCCVR) is to promote communication between agencies and organizations within and around Vanderburgh County, Indiana, to collaborate in proactively assisting crime victims by engagement, information, and education throughout the criminal justice system.
why vccvr is important
VCCVR provides a digital resource for crime victims to utilize for all of their legal and personal needs.
Assistance is provided for victims that need to navigate through the criminal justice system.
Victims have 24/7 access to information.
Crime victims can directly contact those organizations who can help, eliminating the middleman and saving them time in demanding situations.
The resource is a confidential and safer way of receiving help.
VCCVR has the ability to strengthen our county’s services and promote communication between them.
RATE OF victimizations per 1,000 persons age 12 or older (2016)
percent of violent victimizations are reported
MILLION U.S. households experienced property crimes IN 2016
“The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.”
For too long, the victims of crime have been the forgotten persons of our criminal justice system.