Frequently Asked Questions
We have assembled answers to the questions most frequently asked about the Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP). These answers do not cover every situation, so please don't hesitate to contact us if you have questions or concerns.
- What is the Victim Compensation Program (CalVCP)?
- Who is eligible for compensation?
- Who is not eligible?
- What crimes are typically covered?
- What if I’m involved in a crime outside of California?
- What if I need financial assistance right away?
- Applying for compensation
- Laws and information