Victim Services

     

The Dallas Police Department Victim Services Unit was established in April 1996.

The professional staff of the Dallas Police Department Victim Services Unit provides assistance to victims who may have suffered physical injuries or trauma as a result of a violent crime. Our advocates work with victims of sexual assault, robbery, assault, traffic crimes and families of homicide victims. Our goal is to help empower victims to re-establish their lives and lessen the negative impact of the emotional, physical, psychological or financial trauma that many may experience.

The Victim Services Unit is located in the Jack Evans Police Headquarters of the Dallas Police Department - Criminal Investigations Division, 1400 S. Lamar, 5th Floor, Dallas, Texas, 75215.

Criminal Investigations Division Main Number: 214-671-3584

Victim Services Coordinator - Krissi Boulom : 214-671-3588 

Victim Advocate - Kelsea Monk : 214-671-3587 

Victim Advocate - Alberto Nino : 214-671-3669  Spanish Speaker (Wednesday & Friday) 

 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE- Victim Advocate- Petra Tamez- 214-671-4307

Domestic Violence Unit- 214-671-4304

 

 

Services provided:

  • ​Crime Victim Compensation Program
  • ​Assistance with the criminal justice process
  • ​Information about Victim Rights
  • ​Safety Planning
  • ​Counseling & Community Referrals
  • ​Court Accompaniment
  • ​VINE Enrollment
  • ​Crisis Intervention
  • ​Address Confidentiality
  • ​U-Visa Assistance

             

     Victim Services Brochure.pdf           Victim Services Brochure- Spanish                 Common Responses to Trauma

 

TEXAS CRIME VICTIMS' COMPENSATION PROGRAM - 1 (800) 983-9933

 

U VISA - U NONIMMIGRANT STATUS

The Dallas Police Department is willing to assist victims with the U Visa (U Nonimmigrant Status) by completing the U Visa certification. Whether you are requesting this form as a crime victim or as a third party on behalf of a crime victim, please review the information below to determine if you or your client are eligible for assistance.

U Visa Policy English.pdf                       U Visa Policy Spanish.pdf

Please complete the U Visa Request Form.pdf and submit by email to dldpduvisa@dallascityhall.com, fax to 214-670-8675 or in person at Jack Evans Police Headquarters (security desk) or by mail to: Dallas Police Department - Victim Services Unit, 1400 S. Lamar Street, Dallas, TX 75215.

Please allow four to six weeks for our staff to review and process your request. 

 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RESOURCES

Brighter Tomorrows - 972-262-8383

Dallas County District Attorney's Office – Family Violence/Protective Order – 214-653-3528

Family Place Hotline - 214-941-1991

Genesis Women's Shelter - 214-942-2998

Mosiac Family Services (Refugee and Immigrant hotline) - 214-823-4434

Hope's Door New Beginning Center - 972-276-0057

Salvation Army - 214-424-7208

Texas Muslim Women's Foundation - 972-880-4192

National Domestic Violence Hotline 24 hours – 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

 

SEXUAL ASSAULT RESOURCES

Dallas Area Rape Crisis Center (DARC-C) – 972-641-7273

Dallas Children's Advocacy Center – Victim Assistance Coordinator 214-818-2613

LASSA-Legal Aid- 1-844-303-7233

Parkland - Rape Crisis Center & Violence Intervention Program - 214-590-0430

The Turning Point (Rape Crisis Center) – 972-985-0951

RAINN (Rape Abuse and Incest National Network) 24 hours – 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

 

HOMICIDE, ROBBERY AND ASSAULT RESOURCES

The Counseling Place- 469-283-0242

Parkland - Violence Intervention Program - 214-590-0430

Trauma Support Services of North Texas (TSSNT) – 972-709-4904

UTA CARS- Life Connections - 214-645-0937 

Victim Relief Ministries – (Faith Based Ministry for Crime Victims) 972-234-3999

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Community Council of Greater Dallas –  Information Referral call - 211

Catholic Charities (for U-Visa/Immigration Assistance) - 214-634-7182

Human Rights Initiative of North Texas (for U-Visa/Immigration Assistance) - 214-855-0520

Dallas County District Attorney's Office – Victim Services 214-761-1358/ 214-653-3838

Suicide & Crisis Center - 24 hours – 214-828-1000

Texas Abuse Hotline – Department of Family & Protective Services (for Abuse, Neglect, Exploitation of Children, Elderly and Disabled Adults) – 24 hrs. – 1-800-252-5400

Texas Department of Criminal Justice Victim Services – 1-800-848-4284

VINE (Victim Information & Notification Everyday) – 1-877-894-VINE (8463) (registers victims/family of offender's status change and scheduled court dates)

Dallas County Jail Inmate Lookup System

Misdemeanor Record Check- $5.00 Fee- 214-653-5740

Felony Record Check- $5.00 Fee- 214-653-5950

Warrant Verification- 214-653-5950

 

For Police Reports, Call Sheets, Accident Reports or other record information please fill out an open record request.  DPD Open Record Request Form

Please call your crime victim services contacts in law enforcement and the prosecutor's office for more information about victim services in your community.   

   
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Contact

Dallas Police Department
Criminal Investigations Division
Division Commander
Deputy Chief Scott Walton
Contact: 214-671-3584