Criminal Injury Compensation

Below you will find links to written information, forms, and also how to ask a lawyer a question and/or how to get a lawyer to represent you. Some areas of the state have more information than others.  You may wish to look at information from other areas as well as your own.

 

Statewide

Tennessee Website for Criminal Injury Compensation

http://treasury.tn.gov/injury/

 

Criminal Injuries Compensation Information Brochure

http://treasury.tn.gov/injury/PDFs/CIC-Brochure.pdf

 

Application Form

http://treasury.tn.gov/injury/PDFs/application.pdf

 

En Espanol -

Finalidad e Instrucciones del Programa de Compensación por Lesiones Criminales de Tennessee

http://treasury.tn.gov/injury/PDFs/CIC_Spanish_309268.pdf

 

Employer’s Statement

http://treasury.tn.gov/injury/PDFs/employer.pdf

 

West Tennessee

http://www.slideshare.net/erikcole7/filing-a-childs-criminal-injuries-claim

Please note that the phone numbers listed may not be for your county. To call someone in YOUR county click the “FIND REPRESENTATION” link below.

 

Additional Resources

FORMS:

Standard Court Forms for all of Tennessee

http://www.tncourts.gov/forms-publications

 

LEGAL ADVICE:

Volunteer Lawyers Who Will Answer Questions for Free Online

https://tn.freelegalanswers.org/

FIND REPRESENTATION:

Directory of Legal Aid Attorneys and Other Agencies by County

http://www.tals.org/search-help

 

Still need assistance? Please speak to a librarian at your local library – they may have additional resources to assist you.

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