Victims of crime – More legal information

To apply for compensation, see our Criminal Injuries Compensation Tip Sheet.

Read our LEARN LAW Column: Are You a Survivor of Violent Crime?

CLEO's Your Legal Rights website has information on Criminal Injuries Compensation, partner abuse and family law.

Ontario Women's Justice Network (OWJN) has legal information about violence against women in the criminal law system, immigration issues, etc.

Victims’ Services

To find out more about your rights as a victim and the services available to you, or to complain about federal services or laws, contact the Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime.

The Office for Victims of Crime has a handbook for victims of violent crime.