New Mexico Efforts

Status of Marsy's Law in New Mexico

A state Constitutional Amendment for Victims’ Rights was passed in 1992, with the support of 68% of the voters.

  • To learn more about your rights in New Mexico, 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), New Mexico Experienced 13,681 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 117 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 1,672 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 2,485 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 9,407 Aggravated Assaults.

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

Resources in New Mexico

New Mexico Attorney General Victim Services

New Mexico Department Of Corrections Victim Services

New Mexico Crime Victims Reparation Commission

New Mexico Coalition Against Domestic Violence

New Mexico Coalition Of Sexual Assault Programs, Inc.