Victim's Assistance

The Crime Victim’s Liaison of the Rockwall Police Department provides the following services to victims of crime and their families free of charge:                

  • Notification of Victim’s Rights
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  • Assistance in applying for Crime Victim’s Compensation
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  • Help in making a report/filing charges
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  • Referrals to community resources that offer free or inexpensive services
  • Chapter 56 of the Code of Criminal Procedures ( Rights of Crime Victim's), Each local law enforcement agency shall designate one person to serve as the agency's Crime Victim Liaison.  The Crime Victim's Liason for the Rockwall Police Department is Detective Laurie Burks. She can be reached at (972)772-6741 or by email at lburks@rockwall.com. The duty of the Crime Victim Liaison is to ensure that a victim, or close relative of a deceased victim is provided with crime victim's rights.

    Resources

    Rockwall County

    Dallas County

    Collin County

    • Legal Service of North Texas- Wylie
      Phone:(972) 424-1283

    Hunt County

    State of Texas



    Recruiting Requirements

    Rockwall County Crime Stoppers




    Rockwall Police Smart 911