CVU News

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
Tue, 02/03/2015 - 2:42pm
Finally more information has been brought forward by the media on how exactly the "Yes on Proposition 47" campaign was able to garner 9.5 million dollars in support for their cause. According to the L.A. Times: $1.4 million (*that we know of) came from hedge fund billionaire George Soros $3.5... read more
Mon, 02/02/2015 - 10:16am
Crime Victims United of California (CVUC) was created by Harriet and Mike Salarno after the brutal murder of their daughter, Catina Rose Salarno, who was attending her first day of college at the University of the Pacific in Stockton. Since the loss of Catina in 1979, the Salarnos have been... read more
Wed, 01/28/2015 - 1:48pm
                A 20 year snapshot of paroles granted by the Board of Parole Hearings/Board of Prison Terms from 1994 through 2014. YEAR - Number of Grants 1994 - 12 1995 - 8 1996 - 10 1997 - 16 1998 - 27 1999 - 13 2000 - 52 2001 - 83 2002 - 168 2003... read more