Assistance for Crime Victims

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    Many Michigan communities have local service programs for victims of crime that provide free and confidential crisis support, legal advocacy, medical advocacy, counseling, groups and/or therapy.

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  • About Crime Victim Assistance in Michigan The federal Victims of Crime Act of 1984 (VOCA) ushered in a new era in crime victim assistance in America. In response to findings and recommendations issued by the President's Task Force on Victims of Crime and the Attorney General's Task Force on Violent Crime, VOCA established the first significant national program in support