CVU News

Wed, 04/15/2015 - 3:00pm
CVU Chair Harriet Salarno and AB920 author Assemblymember Mike Gipson.  A bill ensuring victims of crime receive adequate perpetrator parole information was passed after Crime Victims United of California's Chair Harriet Salarno and Assemblymember Mike Gipson testified in support of the... read more
Tue, 04/07/2015 - 12:54pm
The County of Los Angeles Chief Executive Office's preliminary assessment of Proposition 47 shows that the reclassification of Proposition 47 crimes to misdemeanors are excluding victims from engaging in the county's victim restitution collection system. Page five of the assessment published by... read more
Thu, 04/02/2015 - 1:22pm
      CVU, legislators and public safety leaders will be uniting as one to stand up for community safety and to let the media know that ongoing violence and criminal activity is unacceptable in California. Survivors and families of victims of crime are encouraged to show up in... read more
Tue, 03/24/2015 - 3:16pm
Crime should NOT pay in California! Which is why Crime Victims United (CVU) and The Law Office of Nina Salarno Ashford are supporting the family of murder victim Missy Avila ( The Michele "Missy" Avila Page) in announcing their lawsuit and groundbreaking legislation to prevent Missy's murderer... read more
Wed, 03/11/2015 - 1:14pm
Legislative Update CVU Priority Bill List For more information and a brief summary of CVUC's priority bills, click here: 2015 CVUC Bill List - Priority Bills 3-15 (2). For more information and brief summaries of all of the bills that CVUC will be monitoring, click here: 2015 CVUC Bill List - Full... read more
Tue, 02/24/2015 - 10:05am
Guests can also RSVP and reserve tickets by calling (530) 885-9544 or by using our Paypal link found under the "Donate Now" button on our home page. (MCLE Credits Pending)
Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:57pm
Guests can also RSVP and reserve tickets by calling (530) 885-9544 or by using our Paypal link found under the "Donate Now" button on our home page.  
Mon, 02/09/2015 - 11:48am
Crime Victims United of California is proud to announce that Milwaukee County Sheriff David A. Clarke Jr. has agreed to be our keynote speaker at the 2015 Victims' Dinner, scheduled to take place April 21 at the Embassy Suites Riverside Promenade location in Sacramento, Calif. Sheriff Clarke is a... read more
Thu, 02/05/2015 - 10:18am
Harriet Salarno and her granddaughter Lexy Catina Ashford helped make rose pens Wednesday with the Placer/Auburn Bulldogs Marine Corps League Detachment 1247, which will sell the pens to raise funds for men and women in the United States Marine Corps.
Wed, 02/04/2015 - 9:34am
In honor of our loved ones and to never forget them, CCPOA will be putting the photos from the current signs into a Victims Memory Book that will be made available. To receive a copy of this Memory Book, fill out this reservation form (Victims Memory Book Order Form PDF) and e-mail it to mail@... read more