• Victims should be treated with courtesy, compassion, and with respect for their dignity and privacy and should suffer the minimum of necessary inconvenience from their involvement with the criminal justice system.
  • Victims should receive, through formal and informal procedures, prompt and fair redress for the harm which they have suffered.
  • Information regarding the availability of criminal restitution, recovery of damages in a civil cause of action, the crime victims compensation fund and other remedies and the mechanisms to obtain such remedies should be made available to victims.
  • Information should be made available to victims about their participation in criminal proceedings and the scheduling, progress and ultimate disposition of the proceedings.
  • The views and concerns of victims should be ascertained and the appropriate assistance provided throughout the criminal process.
  • When the personal interests of victims are affected, the views or concerns of the victim should, when appropriate and consistent with criminal law and procedure, be brought to the attention of the court.
  • Measures may be taken when necessary to provide for the safety of victims and their families and to protect them from intimidation and retaliation.
  • Enhanced training should be made available to sensitize criminal justice personnel to the needs and concerns of victims and guidelines should be developed for this purpose.
  • Victims should be informed of the availability of health and social services and other relevant assistance that they might continue to receive the necessary medical, psychological and social assistance through existing programs and services.
  • Victims should report the crime and cooperate with law enforcement authorities.

Victims of violent crimes may be eligible for compensation for loss of earnings and other expenses. To obtain on-line information go to the Kansas Attorney General's Website or for more information, call or write:

Crime Victim's Compensation Board
700 S.W. Jackson
Jayhawk Tower, Suite 400
Topeka, KS 66603-2359
1 (800) 828-9745

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Local Providers

Phone Number

Victim Advocate Coordinator

(785) 473-2390

The Crisis Center

(785) 539-2785

Via Christi Regional Health Center

(785) 776-3322

Pawnee Mental Health Services

(785) 587-4300

Manhattan Emergency Shelter

(785) 537-3113

Kansas DCF

(785) 776-4011

KSU Police Department

(785) 532-6412


(785) 532-6444

K-State Family Center

(785) 532-6984

Lafene Health Center (KSU)

(785) 532-6544

Irwin Army Hospital

(785) 239-7720

Army Community Services (Ft. Riley)

(785) 239-9435

Kansas Legal Service

(785) 537-2943

Stepping Stones Child Advocacy Center

(785) 537-6867

Riley County Attorney's Office Victim-Witness Program

(785) 537-6390

Riley County Court Clerks

(785) 537-6364

State-Wide Providers

Phone Number

Child Abuse Hotline

(800) 922-5330

Elder Abuse Hotline

(800) 922-5330

KS Coalition Against Sexual/Domestic Violence

(785) 232-9784

KS Crime Victims Information and Referral


Kansas MADD

(785) 367-4520

Lawyer Referral

(800) 928-3111

VINE ( Victim Information and Notification Everyday)

(866) 574-8463

Kansas Crisis Hotline

(888) END-ABUS

Human Trafficking Hotline

(888) 373-7888