Missouri Efforts Solid 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 Missouri

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in 1992. The Amendment was approved of by 84% of the voters.

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

  • 26,197 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 371 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 2,287 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 5,484 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 18,055 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

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

Resources in Missouri

Missouri Attorney General Victim Services

Missouri Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

Missouri Crime Victims’ Compensation Program

Missouri Coalition Against Domestic And Sexual Violence

Parents Of Murdered Children – Kansas City Area Wide Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – St. Louis Area Wide Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – Central Missouri Area Wide Chapter