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The Columbus Division of Police Victim/Witness Services Unit is a part of the Homicide Bureau. The primary goal of the unit is to assist victims/witnesses that are affected by a violent crime, and assist victims/witnesses to regain normalcy in their lives. We hope to empower them to overcome the negative circumstances they have experienced which may have resulted in physical, mental, and financial trauma.
The Victim/Witness Services Unit will:
Victim / Witness Service Brochure(PDF, 1MB)
Ohio Victims’ of Crime Compensation Program
Specific Case Information (Toll-free): 800-582-2877
General Information (Toll-free): 877-584-2846 (877-5VICTIM)
Ohio Crime Victim Justice Center
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Ohio VINE : 1-800-770-0192
Elder Abuse & Scams Links(PDF, 386KB)
Attorney General Crime Victim Assistance Office
Victim/Witness Services Unit
Columbus Division of Police Headquarters
120 Marconi Blvd
Columbus, OH 43215
Help Us Solve a Crime
Central Ohio Crime Stoppers
Report Suspected Terrorist Activity
Public Records Request
9-1-1 Emergency(PDF, 359KB)
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