Victim Assistance

If the City of Port Angeles is prosecuting a case in which you are the victim, please contact the City Attorney’s Office (360)417-4530 or (360)417-4576 with any questions or concerns.

Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is any behavior, such as physical or verbal abuse, used to gain power or control over family or household members. It is defined by RCW 26.50.010. For more information on domestic violence, please visit www.wscadv.org.

If you are a victim of domestic violence, there are many agencies that can assist you.

Healthy Families of Clallam County
1210 E. Front Street, Ste. C
Port Angeles, WA 98362
Phone: (360)452-3811
Fax: (360)452-8243
24 Hour Crisis Line: (360)452-4357
www.healthyfam.org

Forks Abuse
81 Second Avenue
Forks, WA 98331
(800)743-7855
 
www.forksabuseprogram.org

Washington State Domestic Violence Hotline
(800)562-6025
8am – 5pm / Monday-Sunday
National Domestic Violence Hotline
(800)799-7233 or TTY (800)787-3224
24 Hours / Monday - Sunday

King County Deaf Hotline
(206)812-1001 (videophone)
24 Hours / Monday – Sunday
Washington Statewide SAVIN (Statewide Automated Victim Information & Notification)
(877)846-3492
 
www.vinelink.com

Crime Victim Information

If you are a crime victim, you have certain rights guaranteed by Washington State Law. For information on those rights, please see RCW 7.69.030

As a crime victim, you may also be eligible for benefits under the Crime Victims Act. For information on eligibility requirements, benefits covered, or to apply for benefits, please contact the Washington State Department of Labor & Industries, Crime Victims Compensation Program (360)902-5355/(800)762-3716 or visit their website www.lni.wa.gov/ClaimsIns/CrimeVictims/.