Victim Support Services

Overland Park Police Department’s victim specialist advocates for crime victims and their families by providing them with important information and direct services.

The victim specialist can provide assistance through the following services:

  • Informing victims of their rights.
  • Assisting with the victim compensation process.
  • Connecting victims with community resources.
  • Assisting during court hearings and investigative interviews.
  • Serving as a liaison for victims.
  • Providing temporary crisis intervention as needed.

Victim Specialist
913-344-8767

Additional Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

24-Hour Services: 1-800-273-8255

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

Safehome

24-Hour Hotline: 913-262-2868

Safehome is a non-profit organization and domestic violence shelter in Overland Park that offers support for survivors of domestic violence and their children.

MOCSA

Crisis Line: 913-642-0233

Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault, or MOCSA, provides support services and assistance to any individual impacted by sexual assault and abuse.

 

Kansas Coalition Against Sexual + Domestic Violence

Kansas Crisis Hotline: 888-END-ABUSE or 888-363-2287

Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence is a statewide non-profit organization and coalition aimed at preventing and eliminating sexual and domestic violence.

Kansas VINE Service

1-866-574-8463

Kansas Victim Information and Notification Everyday is a free notification service that allows victims and concerned resident to anonymously check on an offender’s custody status.

Kansas Attorney General's Office

1-800-828-9745

The Attorney General’s Office provides information for crime victims in Kansas regarding victim compensation and resources.

Office for Victims of Crime

The mission of OVC is to enhance the nation’s capacity to assist crime victims by providing leadership and funding on behalf of crime victims.