The Criminal Justice Coordinating Council (CJCC) represents the culmination of many efforts to establish a statewide body that would build consensus and unity among the State's diverse and interdependent, criminal justice system components.
CJCC is hosting the 2016 Georgia Victim Assistance Academy in Marietta, GA on July 10th–15th. The Georgia Victims Assistance Academy (GVAA) is a comprehensive, skill-base
The Judicial, District Attorney, and Circuit Public Defender Compensation Commission (the "Commission") submitted its 2015 report pursuant to O.C.G.A. 515-22-4.
Increase in Payout for Funeral Expenses
The Georgia Crime Victims Compensation Program (CVCP) is pleased to announce that the categorical cap for funeral expenses has increased! The CVCP can now reimburse up to $6,000 for funeral expenses for crimes that occurred in Georgia on or after May 6, 2015. Please click here for an updated application and more information on program benefits.