Utah 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 Utah

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in November, 1994. The Amendment was passed by 68% of the voters.

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

  • 6,498 violent crimes committed in 2013.
  • 49 murders and non-negligent manslaughters committed in 2013.
  • 1,422 rapes committed in 2013.
  • 1,243 robberies committed in 2013.
  • 3,784 aggravated assaults committed in 2013.

 

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

Resources in Utah

Utah Domestic Violence Council

Utah Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

Utah Office Of Crime Victim Reparations

Utah Crime Victims Legal Clinic

Utah Rape Recovery Center