Operation Get Involved
The City of Surprise has two dedicated professionals helping victims of crime understand their rights. This video features the rewarding works of Linda Melendez, Victim Advocate for Surprise Police, and Rita Coronado, Victim Advocate for Surprise City Court.
The Surprise Police Department Criminal Investigations Division is looking for volunteers for the Victim Assistance Unit.
What does a Victim Advocate do?
Are you a victim or know someone that is?
- Provide assistance to victims from a scene
- Support prosecution and provide victims' rights education
- Provide victims’ rights education
- Crisis Intervention and Referral Assistance
How do you volunteer?
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