North Carolina 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 North Carolina

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in November, 1996, with the support of 78% of the voters.

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

  • 33,700 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 469 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 2,369 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 9,349 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 21,513 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

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

Resources in North Carolina

North Carolina Crime Victims Compensation Services

North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence

North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault

North Carolina Victim Assistance Network

Parents Of Murdered Children – Durham Chapter

Mothers of Murdered Offspring

NC Crime Stoppers

Compassionate Friends

Safe Alliance

Mothers of Murdered Youth

North Carolina Victims Assistance Network