Oklahoma Efforts

We’ve officially launched Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma SQ 794 in Oklahoma – welcome to the movement to elevate the rights for crime victims in our great state! Since January 2017, dedicated teams have worked hard on what has become one of the more celebrated, bipartisan crime victim’s rights campaigns in state history. Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma SQ 794 stands for the cause of equal rights for crime victims, and we need your help.

Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma SQ 794 will give crime victims equal constitutional standing during criminal investigations, in court, and during the pardon and parole process and to make sure if you are a crime victim and you do not receive equal treatment, that you have recourse with the courts.

Our coalition of support is growing and momentum for our efforts is picking up speed! You’ll also be hearing from more and more supporters as we share stories from Oklahoma residents and survivors of crime. Crime impacts nearly everyone, whether you’ve experienced the murder of a loved one, domestic or sexual violence, or your life changed forever by a drunk driver, Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma SQ 794 has to potential to help you overcome these terrible crimes. These survivors deserve to be heard and their stories must be told.

As State Director for Marsy’s Law Oklahoma, I am working tirelessly to help improve the lives of crime victims in our state. I would like your help too. Share your experiences, lend a hand, volunteer or show your support so crime victims know their rights are important too. Please VOTE YES ON STATE QUESTION 794 and support the passage of Marsy’s Law for Oklahoma.

Thank You,

‎Kim Moyer
‎State Director
Marsy’s Law For Oklahoma

Victims' Stories

“You Are Forced to Be Invisible” – Kelly Vierling Fights to Fix a System that Mistreats Victims and their Families

Kelly Vierling, a Stillwater native, says she never had any doubts or concerns about the criminal ju [...]
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Violent Crime In Oklahoma: Did You Know?

According To Recently Released Statistics By The Federal Bureau Of Investigation (FBI), Oklahoma Experienced 16,506 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 234 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 1,849 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 3,005 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 11,418 Aggravated Assaults.

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

Resources in Oklahoma

Oklahoma Department Of Corrections Victim Services

Oklahoma Crime Victims Compensation Program

Oklahoma Coalition Against Domestic Violence And Sexual Assault