Michigan Efforts

Status of Marsy's Law in Michigan

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in November, 1988, with the support if 80% of the voters.

  • To learn more about your rights in Michigan, 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), Michigan Experienced 41,231 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 571 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 6,450 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 7,796 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 26,414 Aggravated Assaults.

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

Resources in Michigan

Michigan Department Of Health And Human Services – Crime Victims Services

Michigan Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

Michigan Crime Victims Compensation Assistance

Michigan Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence

Parents Of Murdered Children – Metro Detroit Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – Greater Flint Area Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – Saginaw County Chapter