In Florida, victims of crime have constitutional and statutory rights. This pamphlet is being provided to you by the law enforcement agency involved in your case as a summary of your constitutional rights pursuant to Article I, Section 16 of the Florida Constitution also known as Marsy’s Law. You can access this provision in full at: https://www.citynmb.com/1220/Marsys-Law
When citizens become involved with law enforcement, the court system or other agencies as a victim, they may need assistance, dealing with a variety of emotions or have questions regarding the process. The North Miami Beach Police Department has a Victim Advocate to assist with crisis intervention, referrals to community agencies, and with completing victim compensation claims.