Florida Efforts Solid Rights

Status of Marsy's Law in Florida

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in November, 1988 and received the support of 90% of voters.

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

According To Recently Released Statistics By The Federal Bureau Of Investigation (FBI), Florida Experienced 93,626 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 1,041 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 7,553 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 21,137 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 63,895 Aggravated Assaults.

Source: 2015 Crime In The United States, State Totals, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Website, 9/26/16

Resources in Florida

Florida Attorney General Crime Victim Services

Florida Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

Florida Crime Victim Compensation

Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Florida Council Against Sexual Violence

Parents Of Murdered Children – Miami/Dade County Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – Southwest Florida Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – The Tri-County Chapter