Office of the State's Attorney

Worcester County, Maryland


The Criminal Injuries Compensation Board provides financial assistance for innocent victims of crime. The Board may compensate victims who have suffered physical injury by helping with medical expenses, and by providing payment for part of their lost wages. In cases of homicide the Board may assist with funeral expenses and loss of support on the part of the victim’s dependents.

The State’s Attorney’s Office for Worcester County is committed to assisting and supporting the victims and witnesses of crime. To provide a wide range of helpful information and useful services to victims.

The mission of the CRICKET Center is to provide a comprehensive, culturally competent, multidisciplinary team approach to the investigation, prosecution and treatment of child physical and sexual abuse in a child-friendly environment.