New Mexico 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 New Mexico

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in 1992, with the support of 68% of the voters.

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

  • 12,782 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 125 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 1,465 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 1,810 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 9,382 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

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

Resources in New Mexico

New Mexico Attorney General Victim Services

New Mexico Department Of Corrections Victim Services

New Mexico Crime Victims Reparation Commission

New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence

New Mexico Coalition Of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc.