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Federal funds available for crime victims


Programs that provide services to victims of violent crime are eligible to apply for funding through the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet.

Justice Secretary Michael Brown says applicants eligible for funding including include private or non-profit programs such as domestic violence shelters, child advocacy centers, rape crisis centers and crisis intervention centers.

Brown said in a statement that applications for the funding, which comes through the federal Victims of Crime Act, are due by June 18.

For more information, visit justice.ky.gov/departments/ gmb.

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