Breaking News

" In response to Governor McMaster’s order that all non-essential South Carolina state employees work from home out of concerns posed by COVID-19, The Department of Crime Victim Compensation (DCVC), is adjusting to remote operations. As a result the DCVC staff may not have access to some required documents or information and may be delayed in our response. Please bear with us as we work to serve you and all DCVC claimants to the best of our ability.”
If you need to send us any documents or an inquiry regarding a claim, please feel free to do so at This is our agency email located at

DCVC Mission Statement

To minimize the impact of crime in South Carolina by providing financial compensation to eligible crime victims and their families

Report fraud, waste, and abuse in state agencies to the Office of the State Inspector General:
1.855.SC.FRAUD | 1.855.723.7283 | |