North Carolina Efforts

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?

According To Recently Released Statistics By The Federal Bureau Of Investigation (FBI), North Carolina Experienced 34,852 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 517 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 2,684 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 8,825 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 22,826 Aggravated Assaults.

Source: 2015 Crime In The United States, State Totals, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Website, 9/26/16

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