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?

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 Oregon there were:

  • 9,984 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 80 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 1,897 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 2,397 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 5,610 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

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

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