Victims of crime often have emotional, financial or physical losses. The California Victim Compensation Program is a reimbursement program to assist victims in paying bills and expenses that result from certain violent crimes. The CalVCP qualifying crimes include:
|General Eligibility Requirements:
||Covered Expenses by CalVCP:
Loss of support (for dependents when a victim is killed or disabled because of a crime)
There are limits on how much can be paid for each loss.
For assistance with CalVCP applications, you may contact the SJC Victim Witness Program at (209) 468-2500 to schedule an appointment. Another option is to log on to https://online.victims.ca.gov/ to fill out and submit an application, or call 1-800-777-9229 to request an application by phone.