Are you – or someone you are related to – a victim of a crime for which the offender is serving a federal prison sentence of two years or more?
Are you someone who provides care for a crime victim or their children where the offender is serving a federal prison sentence?
If so, you have a right to request information about the offender while they are serving a federal sentence.
The Government of Canada offers free information for victims of crime on:
- Federal services available to victims;
- How to register to receive information about a federal offender;
- How the federal correctional and parole systems work; and
- Federal restorative justice services.
If you have questions you can call the National Office for Victims toll-free at 1-866-525-0554 from anywhere in Canada or the United States.