Safety Resources

Victims of Crime & Community Resources:

Nebraska Department of Correctional Services
Office for Victims of Crime
Directory of Crime Victims Services
National Organization for Victim Assistance (NOVA)
Government Guide for Health and Safety
Mothers Against Drunk Driving
OVC’s Victim of Crime
National Center for Victims of Crime
Survivor Guidelines for Terrorist Attacks
Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors
The Child Advocacy Center
Friendship Home
Lincoln Police
Sheriff Office-Lancaster
Human Service of Nebraska 2.1.1
National Crime Prevention Council
Crime Prevention Resources
Solutions for America-Neighborhood Crime Prevention & Safety
Coalition to Stop Gun Violence
Stop Gun Violence
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Adults & Children Together Against Violence
National Resource for Violence Against Women
McGruff
Safe Kids
FBI Kids
Neighborhood Safety for Kids

For Friends & Family of Victims:

Family & Friends of Violent Crime Victims
GriefNet.org

State & Local Resources:

V.I.N.E. – A statewide Victim Information Notification Everyday
To receive custody, facility and location information on their offenders parole status and eligibility date and sentence expiration call: 1-877-NE-4-VINE

Voices of Hope – Providing services to empower those who have experienced relationship violence, sexual assault and abuse.
24-Hour Crisis Line: (402) 475-7273

Protection Orders and Referrals:

Victim-Witness Unit
Lincoln Police Department
575 So. 10th Street
Lincoln, NE 68508

Nebraska Domestic Violence Sexual Assault Coalition
(402) 476-6256

Support and Counseling to Victims of Homicides, Sexual Assault, Felony Assault, Robbery and Burglary:

Community Mental Health Center of Lancaster County
2200 St. Mary’s Ave.
Lincoln, NE 68502
(402) 441-7940
Contact: Jason Christensen

Outpatient Services for Individuals, Couples and Families:

Victims Support Group
(402) 441-7028

Counseling Support Group for Victims of Crime Meets 2 Monday 7-9pm.

Other community counseling agencies listed in the Community Connections booklet Published by Lincoln Health Department & Lincoln/Lancaster County Human Services Federation.

Other Local Resources:

Lancaster County Attorney Office
(402) 441-2321

Crime Stoppers
(402) 475-3600

National Resources:

Office of Crime Victims Advocacy
1-800-822-1067

Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-562-6025

Family and Friends Hotline
1-800-346-7555

Child Protective Services Hotline
1-800-562-5624

Victim/Witness Notification Program
1-800-322-2201

Mothers Against Drunk Driving
1-800-927-6080

Youth Programs

Clyde Malone Community Center
402-474-1110

Lighthouse
402-475-3220

Fraud
National Crime Prevention Council- Fraud
National Crime Prevention Council – Fraud & Identity Theft

www.fraud.org

Senior Telemarketing Fraud

Internet Fraud and Crime
http://www.usa.gov/Citizen/Topics/Internet_Fraud.shtml
http://www.fbi.gov/majcases/fraud/internetschemes.htm

http://www.ic3.gov/preventiontips.aspx

Personal Safety

Sexual Assault and Violence
http://www.rainn.org/
http://www.dps.siu.edu/cp_sexual_assault.htm

http://www.nsvrc.org/

http://www.womenshealth.gov/faq/sexual-assault.cfm

Domestic Violence
http://www.domesticviolence.org/
http://www.helpguide.org/mental/domestic_violence_abuse_help_treatment_prevention.htm

Crime Prevention and Safety Tips
http://crime.about.com/od/prevent/u/prevention.htm
http://www.nyc.gov/html/nypd/html/crime_prevention/crime_prevention_tips.shtml

http://www.crimemapping.com/

Armed Robbery Prevention

Home Invasion

Vehicle Theft Prevention Tips

Identity Theft

Be Crime Smart

National Violence Prevention Network

Crime Doctor

National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE(4673)