Annual Events

 National Crime Victims’ Rights Week

APRIL 7 -13, 2019

Honoring Our Past. Creating Hope for the Future.

Las Cruces, New Mexico

 Each April, the Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) helps lead communities throughout the country in their annual observances of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW) by promoting victims’ rights and honoring crime victims and those who advocate on their behalf.

Here in Las Cruces, a local Saturday event is held each year that has grown to include many agencies and non-profit victim advocacy groups, local youth performers and family entertainment.

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Annual Candlelight Vigil

December 8, 2018

The Annual Candlelight Vigil of Remembrance and Hope for DWI Victims Families and Survivors of Homicide will be held in December, check back for more information to be posted.

The Annual Candlelight Vigil includes a candlelight walk, loved ones remembered, survivors share their stories followed by a reception dinner.

Family, friends and community members are invited. Donations greatly appreciated.