Vermont Efforts

Status of Marsy's Law in Vermont

Currently, Vermont does not have a Victims’ Rights Amendment to its Constitution.

  • To learn more about your rights in Vermont, 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), Vermont Experienced 739 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 10 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 136 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 101 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 492 Aggravated Assaults.

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

Resources in Vermont

Vermont Attorney General Victim Services

Vermont Center For Crime Victim Services

Vermont Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

Vermont Victim Compensation Program

Vermont Network Against Domestic And Sexual Violence

Vermont Network Against Domestic And Sexual Violence