Crime Victim Compensation Program
Crime Victim Compensation may be available to help pay for non-reimbursed expenses resulting from a crime, even if there is no arrest or conviction. Property loss or damage is generally not recovered through this program.
To be eligible, a victim must not have caused or contributed to the crime, and must cooperate with the law enforcement in the investigations and prosecution of the crime. Other restrictions and requirements exist.
To obtain an application and assistance in filing a claim contact Victim/Witness Services
The Crime Victim Compensation Program may be contacted at:
P.O Box 7951, Madison, WI 53707-7951
or by phone at (800) 446-6564.
The Court may order an offender to pay for the cost of damage or loss of victims of crime if a Restitution for is filled by the victim.