Office of Crime Victims Advocacy

Crime victim programs work with governments, community-based organizations and individuals to reduce the impact of crime, substance abuse, and violence. Our programs use advocacy, prevention, education, treatment and law enforcement to stop violence, substance abuse, and their social impacts so that Washington’s communities are the best places to work and live.

Crime Victims Rights Week April 24-30, 2022 banner

Governor Jay Inslee has proclaimed April 24-30, 2022 as Crime Victims’ Rights Week in Washington State. Read his full proclamation here and join OCVA in our continued work to ensure “Rights, access, and equity, for all victims.”

Office of Crime Victims Advocacy

The Office of Crime Victims Advocacy (OCVA)serves as a voice within government for the needs of crime victims in Washington.

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