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Stalking Awareness Month: Know it. Name it. Stop it. 1/13/15

This month we commemorate National Stalking Awareness Month and in doing so, raise awareness of just how serious the crime of stalking can be.

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Enhanced Restitution Collection Bill Takes Effect 1/12/15

A new law signed by Governor Brown allows a representative from the Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board to provide information to the trial court regarding restitution prior to sentencing.

Press Release

California Victim Compensation Program Initiates Online Access System 11/12/14

The California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP) has been awarded the Office for Victims of Crime Vision 21: Building State Technology Capacity federal grant to initiate planning for the development of a comprehensive Online Access (OLA) system.

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CalVCP and Partners to Turn Over Thousands of Donations at Capitol Event 10/28/14

Following the month-long Suited for Successful Families donation campaign, the California Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP), WEAVE and the California Coalition against Sexual Assault (CALCASA) will host the 2014 Suited for Successful Families Turnover Event on the west steps of the California State Capitol on Wednesday, October 29th at 10 a.m.

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Break Free and 3Strands Global, Inc. Join Forces to Combat Human Trafficking 1/23/15

3Strands Global recently merged to unite and mobilize a global community of individuals and organizations to combat human trafficking. Together as one organization, 3Strands Global, Inc. and Break Free will provide jobs, raise funds, build awareness and provide education and resources to fight human trafficking. 

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