BEAUFORT COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE
Victim's Advocacy Program

 

Who is eligible for services?

  • A victim: a person who suffers direct of threatened physical, psychological, or financial harm as a result of a criminal act.
  • Includes: the person's spouse, parent, child, or a representative of a victim who is deceased; a minor; incapable; or physically or psychologically disabled.
  • Does not include: someone who is under investigation, charged with a crime, or convicted of a crime.
  • A witness: a person who has been or expected to be summoned to testify.