CVU News

Fri, 09/16/2016 - 8:45am
Proposition 57 will allow criminals convicted of RAPE, LEWD ACTS AGAINST A CHILD, GANG GUN CRIMES and HUMAN TRAFFICKING to be released early from prison. That’s why Proposition 57 is OPPOSED by California Law Enforcement – District Attorneys, Sheriffs, Police, Courtroom Prosecutors... read more
Wed, 08/03/2016 - 9:30am
March on the Capitol We are kicking off National Victims’ Rights Week   Thursday March 30th West steps of Capitol in Sacramento, CA Visit Booths from 9:00am-12pm Program 10:30am-12:00pm
Thu, 07/28/2016 - 10:15am
We are rejoicing that Steven Burns (C-20341), the murderer of our daughter and sister, has been issued a 5 year denial of parol.  we can't thank you all enough for all the support, prayers, and resources you've given us during this time.  Justice will prevail.    ... read more
Thu, 10/01/2015 - 11:00am
Crime Victims United of California Chair and Co-Founder Harriet Salarno attended the Parents of Murdered Children Sacramento Chapter's Day of Rememberance Friday evening at the California State Capitol.  "It was a wonderful evening of compassion and healing," said Harriet.... read more
Tue, 09/01/2015 - 3:00pm
Crime Victims United Chair and Co-Founder Harriet Salarno wrote a letter to the Board of California Parole Hearings Tuesday opposing the release of Suzan Carson, who helped facilitate the murder of three people and is suspected of aiding in under a dozen addition deaths in the United States and... read more
Wed, 08/12/2015 - 9:15am
Crime Victims United Chair and Co-Founder Harriet Salarno wrote a letter to Govenor Jerry Brown Tuesday opposing the release of Voltaire Williams, who was convicted of killing LAPD Detective Thomas Williams on October 31, 1985.  See the letter from Harriet for more information and please... read more
Wed, 06/17/2015 - 1:00pm
Mon, 06/15/2015 - 11:29am
The Office for Victims of Crime has announced next year's official dates to commemorate National Crime Victims' Rights Week. All activities and events will be scheduled April 10 to 16, 2016. Please join Crime Victims United of California, other organizations, politicians and citizens invested in... read more
Thu, 06/11/2015 - 11:29am
Force Science Institute LTD recently published an article detailing the drawbacks of required body cameras worn by law enforcement personnel. The organization's findings were republished by the San Francisco Police Officers' Association in its monthly publication the "SFPOA Journal" and offer a... read more
Thu, 06/04/2015 - 3:14pm
By Gary Delagnes (Republished from the May 2015 edition of the SFPOA Journal)One thing is certain; San Francisco District Attorney George Gascón would have made a fortune selling used cars, because this guy can sell anything. Just ask Mr. and Mrs. John Q. Public, who bought his hype and voted in... read more