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OUR MISSION

The goal of the Warren County Commonwealth's Attorney’s Office  is to support and aid victims of crimes as they navigate through the criminal justice process. Our prosecutors and victim advocate keep victims informed of the status of criminal proceedings, assist victims in obtaining restitution, and provide information regarding additional community resources that are available to victims.

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Resources

Learn more about community resources available to you free of charge

Victim Rights

"Marsy's Law"

Learn more about your rights as a victim and "Marsy's Law"

Protective Orders

Learn more about "no contact" orders, Emergency Protective Orders (EPOs), Domestic Violence Orders (DVOs), and Interpersonal Protective Orders (IPOs)

FAQs

Click here for commonly asked questions about victim services and domestic violence

Contact Us

Our prosecutors and Victim Advocate are here to help you

MARSY'S LAW

2020 CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT

VICTIMS' RIGHTS

The 2020 Kentucky Constitutional Amendment referred to as "Marsy’s Law" provides the following rights to you as a crime victim:

  1.  You have the right to be treated with fairness, respect, dignity, and to be protected from intimidation or harm throughout the criminal and juvenile justice process;

  2.  You have the right, upon request, to be informed about victims’ rights, criminal proceedings, and if the accused is arrested, released, or escapes;

  3.  You have the right to have your safety, dignity, and privacy to be considered;

  4.  You have the right to be heard at bond, bail release, pleas, or sentencing;

  5.  You have the right to proceedings free from unreasonable delay;

  6.  You have the right to be present at criminal proceedings;

  7.  You have the right to consult with prosecution;

  8.  You have standing to assert your rights, have an attorney assert your rights, or request the Attorney for the Commonwealth assert your rights;

  9.  You have the right to full restitution paid by the convicted.

 

LEARN MORE ABOUT MARSY'S LAW

Marcy's Law Informational Sites:

 

 

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To receive notifications of court dates:


1) go to


2) Choose “Kentucky”


3) Click “Find an Offender Court Case”


4) Enter the Defendant’s Name or the Case Number


5) Click the “VINE” button next to the defendant’s name


6) Click “Notify me of Changes”


7) Enter your phone number and/or email address


8) Click Continue


9) Click “Yes, Register”

Stay Notified Form
 

Office of the Commonwealth's Attorney, Eighth Judicial Circuit

1001 Center Street, Suite 205, Bowling Green, Kentucky

Phone 270-746-7485     Fax 270-746-7812

© 2023 Robin Watkins-Tolbert / t.m. Last Update: 01/06/2021