Mayor's Office

Crime Victims Assistance

 

Contact Andy Kahan at 713.308.9063

 

The Mayor’s Crime Victims Office was created in 1992 to help serve victims crime resources which include:

 

  • Referrals to victim support organizations
  • Court accompaniment
  • Legislative Advocacy
  • Crime Victim Comp Applications
  • Information in appeals, probation and parole
  • Update on the status of the criminal case
  • Explanation of law enforcement and legal procedures
  • Speakers Bureau
  • Community Education and Awareness

 

Our goal is to ensure that all crime victims are afforded their rights guaranteed by law and be afforded services which will assist them in returning to a pre-crisis level of functioning to reduce the psychological and emotional trauma associated with being a crime victim.