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Office of Justice Programs

2020 National Crime Victims' Rights Week (NCVRW)

Every April, OVC helps lead communities throughout the country in their annual observances of NCVRW, which will be observed in 2020 from April 19–25. This year's theme is Seek Justice | Ensure Victims' Rights | Inspire Hope.

The weeklong initiative promotes victims' rights and honors crime victims and those who advocate on their behalf.

Sign up for the National Crime Victims' Rights Week Subscription List to receive—

  • information about the release of the 2020 NCVRW theme, theme colors, and Resource Guide, and
  • a complimentary online or print copy of the 2020 NCVRW theme poster.
NCVRW Resource Guide
2019 Resource Guide View the 2019 Resource Guide for educational content, theme video, campaign materials, artwork, and more.
Awards and Events
The 2019 National Crime Victims' Service Awards Ceremony was held on April 12. Learn about the award recipients.
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