Status of Marsy's Law in Kansas
A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in November, 1992. The amendment was approved of by 84% of voters.
- To learn more about your rights in Kansas, 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 Kansas there were:
- 9,838 violent crimes committed in 2013.
- 112 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
- 1,195 rapes committed in 2013.
- 1,350 robberies committed in 2013.
- 7,181 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.
Source: Crime in the United States, By State, 2013, Federal Bureau of Investigation website.