Oregon 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 Oregon

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed and adopted by the voters in November, 1999.

  • To learn more about your rights in Oregon, 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), Oregon Experienced 10,468 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 99 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 1,593 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 2,146 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 6,630 Aggravated Assaults.

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

Resources in Oregon

Oregon Attorney General Victims’ Services

Oregon Department Of Justice’s Crime Victims’ Services

Oregon Crime Victims Compensation Program

Youth, Rights And Justice

Oregon Coalition Against Domestic And Sexual Violence

Crime Victims United Of Oregon

Oregon Crime Victims Law Center

Parents Of Murdered Children – Greater Portland Area Chapter