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Help for Victims

The Division of Victim Services (DVS) provides a voice advocating for and responding to all victims of crime in Michigan. In addition to funding community-based programs that provide vital services to crime victims and their families throughout Michigan, DVS also provides reimbursement for sexual assault medical forensic examinations, direct compensation to victims though Michigan's Crime Victim Compensation program, and supports the statewide victim notification system (MI-VINE). Learn more about DVS-funded programs and services below. 

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Crime Victim Compensation

If you or someone you know is a victim of crime, certain expenses may qualify for Crime Victim Compensation coverage.
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MI-VINE

MI-VINE is a free, confidential 24-hour service that provides timely access to offender data for crime victims, their families, and the general public.
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Domestic Violence Hotline

If you or a loved one has experienced domestic violence, help is available for you 24/7/365. 
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Sexual Assault Hotline

Michigan's Sexual Assault Hotline has trained advocates available to listen without judgment and offer support to you 24/7.
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Campus Sexual Assault

Sexual assault is never the victim's fault. If you are victim of campus sexual assault, it's important to know that you have choices and are entitled to help. Learn more about campus, state and national resources that are available to help so you don't have to navigate the experience alone.
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