New York Efforts

Status of Marsy's Law in New York

Currently, New York does not have a Victims’ Rights Amendment to its Constitution.

  • To learn more about your rights in New York, 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 York Experienced 75,165 Violent Crimes In 2015.

  • In 2015, There Were 609 Murders And Nonnegligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2015 There Were 6,074 Rapes.
  • In 2015 There Were 23,936 Robberies.
  • In 2015 There Were 44,546 Aggravated Assaults.

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

Resources in New York

New York Attorney General Victim Services

New York Department Of Corrections’ Victims Services

New York Crime Victim Compensation Program

Her Justice

New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

New York Legal Assistance Group’s Women’s Center For Victim Protection

New York Safe Horizon

New York City Alliance Against Sexual Assault

Parents Of Murdered Children – Albany Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – North Bronx/Westchester Chapter

Parents Of Murdered Children – Queens Chapter