Constituent Services

State Office of Victim Assistance

Please note that effective July 1, 2017, by Act 96 of the 2017 Legislative Session, the General Assembly transferred the State Office of Victim Assistance (SOVA) to the Office of the Attorney General’s South Carolina Crime Victim Services Division.

Victim Assistance is SOVA (State Office of Victim Assistance): The mission of SOVA is to assist eligible crime victims and their families in putting the pieces of their lives back together. SOVA will also provide training regarding its services to victims, law enforcement, agencies, crime victims’ advocates, and the public.