Arkansas Efforts

Status of Marsy's Law in Arkansas

Arkansas does not currently have a victims’ rights amendment to its Constitution.

  • To learn more about your rights in Arkansas, please visit the National Crime Victim Law Institute (NCVLI) by clicking here.
Violent Crime In Your State: Did You Know?

According To Recently Released Statistics By The Federal Bureau Of Investigation (FBI), Arkansas Experienced 15,526 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 181 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 1,931 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 2,098 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 11,316 Aggravated Assaults.

Source: 2015 Crime In The United States, State Totals, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Website, 9/26/16

Resources in Arkansas

Arkansas Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Program

Arkansas Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Arkansas Coalition Against Sexual Assault

Central Arkansas Chapter Of Parents Of Murdered Children