Victim Assistance

The Fort Worth Police Department’s Victim Assistance Section exists to provide assistance and support services directly to victims of crime. The primary functions of the victim assistance unit include:

  • Contact victims of crime by letter or telephone call to advise of their rights
  • Provide on-site crisis intervention to highly traumatized victims
  • Offer referrals and information on community resources to victim’s of crime
  • Assist crime victims with filing Crime Victim’s Compensation claims
  • Educate crime victims on the criminal justice process and provide information on the status of their investigation


Office hours are Monday thru Friday 8:00AM until 5:00PM.


Local Resource List

24 Hour Numbers

Services to keep runaways and at-risk youth safe and off the streets 

  • National Runaway Switchboard

Some of the local agencies that provide services to victims:


Crime Prevention

Graffiti Abatement
Victim Assistance

Victim Assistance Contact
350 W. Belknap St., 3rd floor
Fort Worth, TX 76102
817-392-4390 Phone
817-392-4396 Fax