Kansas 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 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.

Resources in Kansas

Kansas Attorney General Victim Assistance

Kansas Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

Kansas Crime Victims Compensation Board

Kansas Coalition Against Sexual And Domestic Violence

Parents Of Murdered Children – Wichita Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – Kansas City Area Wide Chapter