Victim Assistance Program



The mission of the Nebraska Department of Justice Victim Assistance Program is to mitigate the impact of crime on the lives of victims by enhancing victim services statewide, promoting victims' rights, and providing access to information and resources in a compassionate and dedicated manner.


The Victim Assistance Program provides information, referrals, assistance, and personal and criminal justice related advocacy to victims of crime across the State of Nebraska who have suffered physical, sexual, financial, or emotional harm as a result of the commission of a violent crime. 

Victim Assistance Resources

  • Victim's Rights in Nebraska
  • Crime Victims Compensation
  • Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE)
  • Child Abuse
  • Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault or Stalking
  • Protection Orders​
  • Nebraska Address Confidentiality Program
  • Nebraska Sex Offender Registry
  • Understanding Parole


Statewide Programs

Administrative Office of the Courts and Probation  

(402) 471-2125

Nebraska Alliance of Child Advocacy Centers   

(402) 650-5883

Nebraska Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence

(402) 476-6256

Nebraska Department of Correctional Services Victim Assistance   

(402) 479-5867

Nebraska Department of Justice Victim/Witness Assistance 

(402) 471-2683


(402) 434-5330

U.S. Attorney's Office Victim Assistance         

(402) 661-3700
FBI Victim Assistance

(402) 530-1584 or (877) 727-1572

Nebraska Army/Air National Guard Sexual Assault Prevention & 

Response Program  

(402) 309-7198 or (402) 525-0078


Local Victim Asssistance Programs

Adams County Victim/Witness Unit(402) 461-7242
Buffalo County Victim/Witness Unit(308) 223-5263
Dakota County Victim/Witness Unit(402) 494-7550
David City Police Dept Victim Assistance(402) 367-3793
Colfax County Victim Assistance(402) 352-8529
Dawson County Victim/Witness Unit(308) 324-5702
Dodge County Victim Assistance(402) 727-2795
Douglas County Victim Assistance(402) 444-4597
Gage County Victim Assistance(402) 223-4080
Grand Island Police Dept Victim Assistance(308) 385-5400 Ext. 2210
Kearney Police Dept Victim Assistance(308) 236-6641
Lincoln Police Dept Victim/Witness Unit(402) 441-7181
Lincoln County Victim/Witness Unit(308) 534-4350
Madison County Victim/Witness Unit(402) 454-3311 Ext. 217
Platte County Victim Assistance(402) 563-4971
Sarpy County Victim/Witness Unit(402) 593-2201
Scottsbluff County Victim/Witness Unit(308) 436-6674
Seward County Victim Advocacy Program(402) 641-2455
South Sioux City Police Dept Victim/Witness Unit       (402) 494-7550