If You Are a Victim of a Crime

Last updated on May 6, 2022

This section provides information and guidance to support you and help you learn more about services and resources available to you as a victim of crime in British Columbia.

Services and people are available to help you deal with the emotional, physical and financial effects of a crime. The Province of B.C., Government of Canada and non-profit organizations offer many free services and programs in your local community.

This section can help address your questions and describe what you may experience.

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In an Emergency

Dial 911 in an emergency. If your community does not have 911 services, call your local police.

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