Victim Information

Victim Rights and Information

Nevada Department of Corrections
Nevada Parole Board
District Attorney's Office Appellate Division

Court Process Overview (click for more information)

 Virtual Hearings/Zoom Info

Zoom for Beginners Guide

Justice Court hearings can be viewed on YouTube by searching for "Reno Justice Court" or "Sparks Justice Court".

District Court hearings can be viewed on the Washoe Courts Website


If you believe you are entitled to restitution, please fill out a restitution request form and provide careful documentation of the costs you incurred.  Please return this form to prior to the sentencing date in the case.

Victim Impact Statement

At the time of sentencing, a victim has the right to make a statement regarding how the crime impacted them and what they would like to see in the way of sentencing.  Please let an advocate know if you would like to make a statement.  For more information please refer to our victim impact statement guide.

Victim Resources

The Washoe County District Attorney's Victim/Witness Assistance Center is happy to provide information and support for victims of crime throughout the prosecution process.  Victims can call our office at 775-328-3210 to speak with a victim advocate.

VOCP - In some cases, victims of crime can apply for financial assistance with medical expenses, relocation, or counseling through Nevada's Victim of Crime Program

VINE - Vine provides automated notifications when there's a change in a defendant's custody status.

TPO - For information on a Temporary Protection Order (TPO) in a situation where there's been domestic violence, please click HERE

Law Enforcement Non-Emergency Numbers