Connecticut 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 Connecticut

In 1996, 79% of the voters passed a Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights in Connecticut.

  • To learn more about your rights in Connecticut, 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 Connecticut there were:

  • 9,440 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 86 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 955 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 3,530 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 4,869 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

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

Resources in Connecticut

Connecticut Office Of Victim Services

Connecticut Crime Victim Compensation Program

Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Victim Rights Center Of Connecticut, Inc. (VRCC)

Connecticut Sexual Assault Crisis Services, Inc.

Survivors of Homicide