What crimes are covered?

Crimes Covered by the Crime Victims Compensation Program

Crimes covered by Crime Victims Compensation are those in which the victim suffers substantial threat of physical or emotional harm or death. These may include:

  • Assault
  • Homicide
  • Kidnapping
  • Robbery
  • Sexual assault
  • Other violent crimes

Covered Vehicular Crimes

Vehicular crimes that are covered include:

  • Failure to stop and render aid
  • Driving While Intoxicated (DWI)
  • Manslaughter
  • Criminally negligent homicide
  • Aggravated assault
  • Intoxication manslaughter
  • Intoxication assault

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1. What crimes are covered?
2. Who is eligible?
3. What sort of expenses might be covered by Crime Victims Compensation funding?