Criminal Justice
State or Federal?
The purpose of this program is to support comprehensive assistance programs for victims and witnesses of crime, and to establish centers to handle trauma experienced by victims or witnesses to allow for faster recovery.
Eligible Entities
Local Public Agencies, Nonprofit Organizations
Eligibility Notes
Local governments, non profits
Most Recent/Current Due Date
Jul 11, 2014
# of Awards
Annual or Multi-Year?
Match Required?
Match Notes
Applicants must provide 20 percent of the total Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) funds and 25 percent of the total Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) funds via cash and/or in-kind matching contributions.

State penalty assessment funds may be used to meet the matching requirements. State funds used as a match for VOCA funds must be used to provide direct services to crime victims.
CA Governor’s Office of Emergency Services; Criminal Justice/Emergency Management & Victim’s Services Branch
Total Amount Available for All Grants
Further Information
Ed Giacomelli
Program Specialist
(916) 845-8264
Fax: (916) 636-3770
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