Crime Victim Packets

In Alabama, Crime Victims Have Rights!

The following information is designed to help victims of crime know what they should do, who can help, and how they can help law enforcement apprehend, prosecute, and convict those individuals who victimize others.

Important Case Information

The name of the law enforcement agency that took the initial report is:

DAPHNE POLICE DEPARTMENT
251.621.9100
 
The name and phone number of my local District Attorney is:
HALLIE DIXON, BALDWIN COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE 
251.937.0274
 
The phone number of the local Victim Service Officer (VSO) in my local District Attorney's Office is:
VSO, BALDWIN CO. DISTRICT ATTORNEY=S OFFICE
251.937.0274
 
To invoke my rights as a crime victim, I should first contact:
VSO, BALDWIN COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
251.937.0274
 
 
OTHER IMPORTANT RESOURCES AND NUMBERS

Alabama Crime Victims Compensation Commission
334.290.4420, or toll-free
1.800.541.9333
www.acvcc.state.al.us
 
Alabama Attorney General=s Office
for Victim's Assistance
334.242..7300, or toll-free
www.ago.state.al.us           
 
Governor's Office for Victims of Crime
State Capitol
600 Dexter Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36104
334.242.7100
www.governor.state.al.us/staff.htm
 
Victims of Crime and Leniency (VOCAL)
P. O. Box 4449
Montgomery, AL 36109     
334.262.7197, or toll-free     
1.800.239.
www.vocalonline.org.contacts.htm
 
Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence
P. O. Box 4762
Montgomery, AL 36101
334.832.4842
www.acadv.org
 
Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD)
P. O. Box 241474
Montgomery, AL 36124-1474
334.277.8080
 
Alabama Network of Children's Advocacy Centers
P. O. Box 2167
Montgomery, AL 36102-2167
251.834.3468
Fax 334.834.3469                  
 
Alabama Coalition Against Rape
P. O.  Box 4091
Montgomery, AL 36104
www.acar.org                                       
 
National Domestic Violence Hotline
1.800.799.SAFE (7233)                                                                                                        

 
You may also call your local District Attorney's Office or the Attorney General's Office of Victim Assistance for help.  For a complete listing of District Attorney's Victim Service Officers (VSO's), visit http://www.ago.state.al.us/victim_vso.cfm or call the Attorney General's Office of Victim Assistance toll-free at 1.800.626.7676.  You may also find local resources in your telephone directory in the Social Services section.
 
Alabama Attorney General's Office of Victim Assistance
Crime Victim's Brochure, Updated 2003
1.800.626.7676