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U.S. DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE
OFFICE OF JUSTICE PROGRAMS
OFFICE FOR VICTIMS OF CRIME
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20531
 

Nationwide Analysis
Victims of Crime Act
2008 Victims of Crime Act
Performance Report
State Assistance Program
U.S. Department of Justice
Office of Justice Programs

Date: 03/25/2009
States Responding: 56

STATE FUNDING INFORMATION

A. THE ANNUAL FUNDING AMOUNTS ALLOCATED TO THE VICTIM ASSISTANCE PROJECTS:
   1. Appropriations
$173,383,535
   2. Criminal Fines and Penalties
$105,673,600
   3. Assessments (e.g. Marriage License, Birth Certificate Fees)
$21,703,800
   4. Other
$42,967,372
TOTAL:
$343,728,307

B. TOTAL NUMBER OF AGENCIES FUNDED FROM THE FEDERAL GRANT: 4,358
C. NUMBER OF SUBGRANTS FUNDED FROM THIS FEDERAL GRANT: 5,287

VICTIM STATISTICS

A. THE NUMBER OF VICTIMS SERVED BY TYPE OF VICTIMIZATION:

 

NO. OF VICTIMS SERVED  
1. Child Physical Abuse
160,484
2. Child Sexual Abuse
390,225
3. DUI/DWI Crashes
82,143
4. Domestic Violence
1,792,481
5. Adult Sexual Assault
224,374
6. Elder Abuse
57,644
7. Adults Molested as Children
89,188
8. Survivors of Homicide Victims
106,276
9. Robbery
176,446
10. Assault
300,667
11. Other
400,140
TOTAL: 
3,780,068
B. THE NUMBER OF VICTIMS WHO RECEIVED THE FOLLOWING SERVICES:
 
NO. OF VICTIMS SERVED  
1. Crisis Counseling
1,614,755
2. Followup
2,532,065
3. Therapy
423,101
4. Group Treatment/Support
523,126
5. Shelter/Safehouse
337,447
6. Information/Referral (In-person)
2,238,781
7. Criminal Justice Support/Advocacy
2,453,304
8. Emergency Financial Assistance
317,864
9. Emergency Legal Advocacy
468,747
10. Assistance in Filing Compensation Claims
871,036
11. Personal Advocacy
1,814,954
12. Telephone Contact Information/Referral
2,705,060
13. Other
803,643
TOTAL:
17,103,883