Status of Marsy's Law in Alaska
A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in 1994 and received 87% of support of the voters.
- To learn more about your rights in Alaska, 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 Alaska there were:
- 4,708 violent crimes committed in 2013.
- 34 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
- 922 rapes committed in 2013.
- 624 robberies committed in 2013.
- 3,128 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.
Source: Crime in the United States, By State, 2013, Federal Bureau of Investigation website.