Victims' Rights / Services

Victims' Services
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In accordance with federal law and U.S. Department of Justice policy, this organization is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, call 850-414-3300 or write to:

Florida Department of Legal Affairs
Federal Discrimination Complaint Coordinator
PL-01 The Capitol
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-1050
You may also call
The Office of Justice Programs at
202-307-0690 (Voice),
202-307-2027 (TDD/TYY),
or write to:
Office for Civil Rights
Office of Justice Programs
U.S. Department of Justice
810 7th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20531

Visit their website (
about/contactus.htm) for more information. Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may also contact The Office of Civil Rights through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339 (TTY), 877-877-8982 (Speech), or 800-845-6136 (Spanish).

Victims' Rights / Services


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For notification of inmate releases, contact our Victims' Services Office at
4070 Esplanade Way, Tallahassee, FL 32399-2450
or call (850) 487-3259 or toll-free 1-855-850-8196.
You can also e-mail .


Crime Victim Information:

State of Florida Victim Resources:

To locate the Commission’s final order on cases heard from July 15, 2015 to present, visit, and enter the inmate’s DC# in the “Agency Case No.” field to search for available documents.

For information and assistance with inmates in the custody of the department:

Florida Department of Corrections Victim Services
Phone: (850) 488-9166 or
Toll-Free: 1-877-8-VICTIM (1-877-884-2846)

For information regarding crime victim compensation, the appeals process and additional resources:

Office of the Attorney General
Phone: (850) 488-0848 or
Toll-Free: 1-800-226-6667

To report abuse of children, the disabled, and the elderly:

Department of Children and Families Florida Abuse Registry
1-800-96-ABUSE (962-2873)

Community Resources: