Victim Advocate


We realize that anyone can become a victim of crime. We are here to provide advocacy, services, resources, and referrals. Our goal is to positively influence the lives of victims and their families. Our Victim Advocates serve Mesquite, Bunkerville, and Moapa Valley.

Types of crimes we deal with

  • Domestic Violence
  • Sexual Assault
  • Child Abuse/Neglect
  • Elder Abuse and Exploitation
  • Assault
  • Theft
  • Hate Crimes
  • Fraud
  • DUI Victim
  • Homicide
  • Stalking
  • Human Trafficking
  • All other crimes involving a victim

Services we can provide

  • Personal Advocacy to provide emotional and compassionate support
  • Victim of Crime Compensation Applications
  • Protective Orders
  • Emergency shelter
  • Transportation
  • Safety planning
  • Court accompaniment
  • Provide notification for upcoming court dates
  • Emergency room accompaniment
  • Assistance with immediate basic needs
  • Referrals to counseling and mental health services
  • Training and awareness

Victim Advocates (702)-346-5244

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Frequently Asked Questions


What are my rights as a victim?

Please review the Victim’s Bill of Rights or contact our office to request a hard copy.


I’ve been subpoenaed to testify, but I don’t want to testify, what happens if I don’t show up to court?

The judge may find you in contempt of court and may issue a warrant for your arrest.


How can I get a protection order?

For assistance filling out a protection order, please contact our Victim Advocates at 702-346-5244. Paperwork is also available at the Mesquite Justice Center, 702-346-5298.


How can I drop the charges?

You cannot drop the charges in a criminal case.