The Johnson County District Attorney’s Office Victim Assistance Unit provides various special programs to assist the community at large. These programs vary from directly providing support to victims to increasing community knowledge and awareness of various aspects of the criminal justice system. Please contact the Victim Assistance Unit at 913-715-3004 for more information.
Emergency Cell Phone Distribution:
Victims of domestic violence may be eligible to receive an emergency cell phone upon request and availability. The capability of these phones are limited to contacting 911 in case of an emergency and are provided to offer an extra measure of security for individuals who are witnesses in a criminal case or have recently filed protection from abuse or stalking orders through the Johnson County District Attorney’s Office.
Community Education and Outreach:
The Victim Assistance Unit staff is available to present on a variety of topics concerning the criminal and juvenile justice system within Johnson County, KS. For more information, please call the VAU General Line – 913-715-3004.