Crime Victim Services
Our goal is to serve victims of crime by protecting and advocating the rights of victims, providing essential information, and preventing further victimization. Victim Services can assist you with any questions you may have concerning the criminal justice system, your rights, and resources in the community that can help you.
You can get more information by downloading the Selma Police Department’s Victim Services brochure: SPD Victim Brochure, or by contacting Rebecca Carey, Crime Victim Liaison, at (210) 651-7817.
For information on Crime Victims' Compensation, please visit the Texas Office of the Attorney General's CVC Division website or call 1 (800) 983-9933.
For information on Protective Orders and how to enact a personal safety plan, please contact your county of residence victim services provider.
Bexar County: (210) 631-0100
Comal County: (830) 221-1300
Guadalupe County: (830) 303-6130
The following website also provides useful information regarding Protective Orders and safety plans: http://www.txcourts.gov/media/1437657/protectiveorderkit-english.pdf
For information on county jail status and court events, call toll free VINE (Victim Information & Notification Everyday) 24 hours a day at (877) 894-VINE (8463). You may also register online.
You can find local resources in Texas serving victims of crime through the following Texas Victim Resource Directory: https://www.tdcj.texas.gov/php/prod/resource_directory/
Find Help by calling 2-1-1, or (877) 541-7905, or searching through https://www.211texas.org/ to connect with the services you need, whether it be help finding food or housing, child care, crisis counseling or substance abuse treatment.
Local Area Contacts for Victim Assistance Programs:
Bexar County Victim Assistance Division
Bexar County Family Justice Center
Family Violence Prevention Services (FVPS)
(210) 733-8810 (24-hour crisis hotline)
Comal County Victim Assistance Program
Crisis Center of Comal County
1 (800) 434-8013 or (830) 620-4357 (24-hour crisis hotline)
(830) 499-1221 (for hearing impaired, please text)
Connections Individual and Family Services
1 (800) 532-8192 (24-hour crisis hotline)
Guadalupe County Victim Assistance Division
Guadalupe Valley Family Violence Shelter, Inc.