Victim Services - Tuscola County

Victim Services

Tuscola County Victim Services provides assistance to crime victims in the following areas:

  • Hospital, police agency or crime scene crisis intervention, criminal justice advocacy, courtroom accompaniment, assistance with personal protection orders and subsequent violations information and referral.
  • Volunteer advocates available to all agencies to assist in crisis counseling and death notification after fatal accident or suicide.
  • Crisis counseling and follow up contacts, particularly in domestic violence and sexual assault incidents. Assistance in filing Crime Victim Compensation claims.

Tuscola County Victim Services is supported by a Crime Victim Assistance Grant, Award CVA#20587-20V16 awarded to Tuscola County by the Michigan Crime Victim Services Commission, Michigan Department of Community Health. The grant award of $83,760.00 (80% of the project), comes from the Federal Crime Victims Fund, established by the Victim of Crime Act of 1984. Tuscola County provides the required match by the use of volunteer hours.

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