PROVIDED BY THE DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIONS TO VICTIMS OF CRIME
Tessa Mosher, DIRECTOR OF VICTIMS SERVICES
INFORMATIONCall (800) 968-6909, or (207) 287-4385 to access information including:
- Sentencing Information
- Anticipated Date of Release
- Place of Confinement
- Restitution Status
The victim notification law applies to victims of murder or of a Class A, B, or C crimes, or of a Class D crime under chapters 9, 11, and 12. A victim who wishes to receive notification MUST file a request with the office of the prosecuting attorney. A victim's request is kept confidential. The victim will be notified PRIOR to work release, furlough, or release from confinement.
You can now submit your request for notification online.
Victim services can provide assistance in cases of harassment if a person in the custody or under the supervision of the Department of Corrections engages in any course of conduct with the intent to harass, torment or threaten another person. Please contact Victim Services at 800-968-6909.
Batterer Intervention Programs (BIP)
As a result of recommendations made by the Legislative Commission to study domestic violence to the 120th Session of the Maine State Legislature, the Maine Department of Corrections Office of Victim Services is required to report annually to the legislature on the performance of Batter Intervention Programs in Maine.
- Adult Prisoner & Probationer Search Service
- Address Confidentiality Program for Victims of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking
- A Guide to Protection from Abuse and Harassment Actions
- Guide to Small Claims Proceedings in the District Court
- Victims' Compensation - The Maine Victims' Compensation Program in the Office of the Attorney General may be able to help. This link will take you to additional information on the Attorney General's website.
- Certified Batterer Intervention Programs
- Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence
- Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault
- Maine Children's Trust list of Maine Child Abuse and Neglect Councils
- National Association of Victim Assistance in Corrections