United States Crime Victims’ Rights Laws by State or Territory

United States Crime Victims’ Rights Laws by State or Territory Provided by SCARS Courtesy of the NCVLI U.S. Victims’ Rights Law by State or Territory Click on the state or territory below to view its current victims’ rights laws Links will load a PDF file containing the victims' rights statutes for that state or territory. Alabama Nebraska Alaska Nevada Arizona New Hampshire Arkansas New Jersey California New Mexico Colorado New [...]

SUPPORT & INFORMATION FOR NEW SCAM VICTIMS

We Are SCARS And We Support Scam Victims Worldwide INFORMATION FOR NEW SCAM VICTIMS After the scam, you are going to be confused, angry, traumatized, and you need to know what you can do! Anger and revenge are not the path. Learning and regaining control of your life are the direction to recovery. Here are a series of guides and information that will help you better understand what your [...]

United States Financial Fraud Victims

United States Financial Fraud Victims A SCARS Overview Financial Fraud Crime Victims This article is intended for Fraud & Scam Victims in the United States. However, there is equivalent information for most western countries - look on your Department or Ministry of Justice for such information. As the victim of a federal fraud crime, you may suffer financial and emotional harm and even medical problems relating to your victimization. [...]

A Scam Victim’s Checklist – Interacting With The Police

A Scam Victim's Checklist - Interacting With The Police Here is a checklist of what to do before speaking with the police! This will help you get what is possible from the police and help you consider your options The SCARS Police Interaction Checklist One of the problems that most victims face is that they do not know what is realistic when initially speaking with the police or [...]

The SCARS Campaign To Boycott Ghana

The SCARS Campaign To Boycott Ghana The Ghana Government Must Address The Issue Of Cybercrimes! Ghana Completely Ignores Their Own Cybercriminals! Tens of thousands are victimized by Ghana Scammers EVERY MONTH! But there are literally no arrests made by the Ghana Police! In contrast, the Nigerian Police & the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) will be arresting thousands of scammers & fraudsters. We must assume that Ghana [...]

Enhancing Law Enforcement Response to Victims Strategy [VIDEO][RESOURCES]

Enhancing Law Enforcement Response to Victims Strategy Official Video & Resources A New Approach For U.S. Law Enforcement With support from the Office for Victims of Crime, the International Association of Chiefs of Police has released the second edition of the Enhancing Law Enforcement Response to Victims Strategy. The publication introduces law enforcement leaders to the benefits and methods for adopting victim-centered, trauma-informed philosophies to improve the response to crime victims. [...]

Scam Victims & Violating The Law

Scam Victims & Violating The Law Many scam victims made poor decisions during the scam that may have resulted in them committing crimes, and this frequently continues after the scam in violating still more laws! We are not offering legal advice. We are presenting this information so that if any of this affects you, you can talk to an attorney and take the appropriate steps to protect yourself. [...]

Urgent Financial Assistance For Scam Victims

Financial Assistance For U.S. Scam Victims For Scam Victims Living In The United States Urgent Financial Assistance For Scam Victims IF YOU ARE A SCAM VICTIM LIVING IN THE UNITED STATES THERE ARE ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS AVAILABLE The following is speaking more about people in financial need than for victims, but victims may also be in financial need and these are programs available to you as well. If you do not [...]

Crime Victim Compensation Information – USA, UK, Canada

Victim Compensation This mostly Applies To Crime Victims In: the United States, United Kingdom & Canada, And Select Others If you have been injured psychologically as a result of crime, you may be able to claim compensation. Crime Victim Compensation If you have been injured psychologically as a result of crime, you may be able to claim compensation. In The United States In the United States, there are [...]

The FBI & Scam Victims: Resources & Information

The FBI & Scam Victims: Resources & Information Financial Crime and You - From the U.S. Department of Justice, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Victim Services Division The following is extracted from the FBI's brochure for victims of financial crimes and includes important information for scam and financial crime victims: To reach the: Federal Bureau of Investigation, Victim Services Division - visit or call: (202) 324-3000 | www.fbi.gov/resources/victim-services The Impact of Financial Crime The impact of [...]

SCARS™ Special Report: United Nations Begins Discussion Of Returning Stolen Assets & Money

SCARS™ Special Report: United Nations Begins Discussion Of Returning Stolen Assets & Money Good Practices And Challenges For Returning Stolen Assets Discussed At Expert Meeting Co-Organized By UNODC [lwptoc] From the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime: 28 May 2019 - As the first global anti-corruption instrument with a dedicated chapter on asset recovery, the «United Nations Convention against Corruption» sets the bar high when it comes to ensuring that stolen assets are being [...]

SCARS™ Real Victims’ Advocacy: Australian Romance Scam Victim Yoshe Taylor Freed From Cambodian Prison!

SCARS™ Real Victims' Advocacy: Australian Romance Scam Victim Yoshe Ann Taylor Freed From Cambodian Prison! Internet Love Scam Victim Yoshe Taylor Free From Cambodian Jail After Wrongful Drug Conviction [lwptoc] An Australian Mother Has Returned Home! She had spent almost six years in a Cambodian prison after she was lured into an internet love scam and then manipulated into become a Mule for the scammers! MS. TAYLOR WAS ORIGINALLY SENTENCED TO 23 YEARS IN PRISON [...]

The SCARS Victims’ Assistance & Support Model

The SCARS Victims' Assistance & Support Model SCARS Is The Only Crime Victims' Assistance Organization With A Focus On Cybercrime Victims, And The Only One With Proven Recovery Solutions For Scam Victims. All of our groups are pieces of a larger puzzle. They are the funnel that can lead victims to support and assistance, but not everyone is ready for a real support group - they need to learn and work through issues before they [...]