Every April, the Office of Victims of Crime helps lead communities throughout the country in their annual observances of National Crimes Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) by promoting victims’ rights and honoring the crime victims and those who advocate on their behalf.
Once again the Third Judicial District Attorney’s office is proud to be a part of this years NCVRW which will be held April 19-25 and the theme Engaging Communities, Empowering Victims presents the opportunity to highlight the diversity of our communities, expand partnerships to serve victims of crime, enhance efforts to meet victims where they are and empower crime victims as they pursue justice and recovery.
FREE National Crime Victims’ Rights Week Annual Walk/Expo in memory of victims of crime, with booths, music, food, games and entertainment featuring Phi Beta Sigma Fraternities stroll routine and special performances by Mayfield High School and Arrowhead High School Unlimited.
Where: Pioneer Park located at 500 W Las Cruces Ave
When: April 18th from 9am-1p
Who: Crime Victims, Survivors of Homicide, DWI victims, families, friends, supporters, community members, elected officials and organization spokespeople
Sponsors: Third Judicial District Attorney’s Office Victim Assistance, Las Cruces Police Department Victim Assistance Office, Dona Ana County Sheriff’s Office Victim Assistance Office, Mesilla Valley DWI Resource Center, La Casa Victim Assistance, La Frontera, Alpha Phi Sigma, La Pinon and Mesilla Valley CASA