Victim Assistance

Program Background


The Fairborn/Beavercreek Victim Assistance Program provides direct services to all misdemeanor crime victims and witnesses in the Fairborn Municipal Court jurisdiction in Greene County. Victim Advocates provide 24-hour crisis intervention, court escort, information regarding case status, referrals, emotional support, counseling, assistance with victim compensation and criminal justice advocacy.

The Victim Assistance Program began providing services to crime victims in the Fairborn Municipal Court in October 1991. It was the first program in Greene County to provide comprehensive services to victims of misdemeanor crime. The program serves an average of 500 crime victims a year, and has, since its inception served over 12,000 people.


Organizations


The Fairborn/Beavercreek Victim Assistance Program is a member of the following organizations: