Welcome to the National Center for Victims of Crime

We are the nation's leading resource and advocacy organization for crime victims and those who serve them. Please join us as we forge a national commitment to help victims of crime rebuild their lives.

Media Contacts

For interviews and comments, please contact:

Tara Ballesteros
Director for Public Affairs
202.467.8743 (office)

For statistics, reports and experts on crime and victimization, please contact:

Sam Webster
Technology and Policy Support Officer


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Condolences to Charleston Community

The National Center for Victims of Crime wishes to express our deepest sympathy and heartfelt condolences to the members of the Mother Emmanuel AME Church, the residents of Charleston, and the family members of those lost in this horrific atrocity.  We stand with the elected officials and local leaders as they provide ongoing support and healing to the community.