Alabama Efforts Some Rights

I am pleased to welcome you to Marsy’s Law for All; thank you for visiting. We are excited to be seeking bipartisan collaboration in effort to make both an efficient and effective impact on constitutional equality for victims of crimes.

We are making great strides throughout the country and look forward to working with your state. If you are interested in becoming involved or partnering with us, I would be honored for the opportunity to visit with you.

All the best,
Kathryn Carr
Director of National Outreach

Status of Marsy's Law in Alabama

Alabama passed a state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights in November, 1994, and received the support of 80% of the voters.

  • To learn more about your rights in Alabama, please visit the National Crime Victim Law Institute (NCVLI) by clicking here.
Violent Crime In Your State: Did You Know?

Did you know, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) most recent “Crime in the United States” report, that in the state of Alabama there were:

  • 20,826 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 347 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 2,044 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 4,648 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 13,787 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

Source: Crime in the United States, By State, 2013, Federal Bureau of Investigation website.

Resources in Alabama

Alabama Attorney General Office of Victim Assistance

Alabama Crime Victims Compensation Commission

Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence