Wyoming Crime Victim Bill of Rights

Wyoming Crime Victim Bill of Rights §1-40-203

  • To be informed about the opportunity to make a Victim Impact Statement at sentencing and parole hearings
  • To be informed about Wyoming Crime Victim Compensation
  • To be informed of all rights under this law including information about service and assistance available to victims
  • To be present at trial
  • To be provided with the names, phone numbers, and addresses of the primary individuals working on your case
  • To be treated with compassion, respect, and sensitivity within the criminal justice system
  • To employ and proceed with civil action
  • To have an interpreter or translator to inform you of these rights
  • To know the whereabouts of the defendant and to be informed about the details and progress of the case
  • To preservation of employment while participating in the criminal justice process
  • To reasonable protection and safety, and the right to know of legal recourse, if threatened
  • To receive restitution from offenders