The Chandler Police Department Victim Services Unit provides assistance to victims and witnesses of crime in the City of Chandler.  Victim Services provides services to enhance the victim centered support for crime victims and survivors, aiding in their recovery and assisting them through the criminal justice system process.

Mission

The Victim Services Unit supports victims of threatened or actual crime during the investigative and judicial processes.

Services Provided For

  • Victims of sexual assault
  • Victims of family and relationship violence
  • Victims of violent crime
  • Victims of stalking
  • Surviving families of homicide victims
  • Victims of non-family assaults/violence
  • Families of youth that are missing or have run away
  • Surviving families of suicide

Types of Services

  • Education on victim’s rights
  • Education about the criminal justice process
  • Liaison services with patrol officers and detectives
  • Liaison services with Property & Evidence
  • Support during the criminal investigation
  • Assistance with Orders of Protection
  • Assistance with Injunctions Against Harassment
  • Assistance with police reports
  • Assistance with Crime Victim Compensation claims
  • Information and referral to community resources
  • 9-1-1 Phone Loan Program
  • Transportation, as appropriate
  • Assistance with emergency needs

Chandler Police Department Victim Services Program cannot provide legal advice.

Victim Services Survey

We would like to hear about your experiences with the Victim Services Unit.  Please take a few moments to complete this survey to enhance our services to crime victims in the community.

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Contact Us

Victim Services is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Please call 480-782-4535 to speak with a Victim Services Specialist.

Victim’s Rights Brochure

Boletin de Derecho a la Victima

Victim Services Brochure

Boletin de Servicios a la Victima

Crisis/ Helpline

  • Shelter Hotline – 602-263-8900 or (800) 799-7739
  • EMPACT/ Suicide Prevention Center Crisis Line  – 480-784-1500
  • Crisis Line  – 602-222-9444 or (800) 631-1314
  • Teen Lifeline – (800)248-8366
  • Senior Helpline  – 602-264-4357 or (888) 264-2258
  • Veterans Crisis Line – 800-273-8255

Online Resources for Victim’s Rights

Online Community Resources

Counseling/Peer Support:

Directories:

Information for Survivors

Legal Assistance:

Pursuant to the policy of the City of Chandler and the Chandler Police Department, no employee shall discriminate against or in favor of any beneficiary of services due to sex, age, race, national origin, color, religion, or disability.

If you feel you have been a victim of discrimination, you can file a complaint with one of the following entities:

  • Arizona Department of Public Safety, VOCA Administration Civil Rights Coordinator at 602-223-2491
  • Arizona Attorney General’s Office, Civil Rights Section at 602-542-5263
  • U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Civil Rights at  www.ojp.gov/about/ocr/complaint.htm

Arizona Department of Public Safety

VOCA Administration

Civil Rights Coordinator

P.O. Box 6638 – MD 1325

Phoenix, AZ 85005-6638

(602) 223-2491

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Arizona Attorney General’s Office

Civil Rights Section

1275 W Washington Street

Phoenix, AZ 85007

(602) 542-5263

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Office for Civil Rights

Office of Justice Programs

U.S. Dept. of Justice

810 7th Street, NW

Washington, DC 20531