Victims/Witness Assistance

Victims Assistant
Jan Steele

State’s Attorney’s Office
Victims/Witness Assistance
14 1st Ave. SE
Watertown, SD 57201

Email Email Victims/Witness Assistance

Phone (605)882-6276

Fax (605)882-5233

Hours of Operation 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. – Monday through Friday

Office Location
Codington County Courthouse (Lower Level)

The Victim/Witness Assistant informs victims of their rights including all notification rights of crime victims, of victims’ compensation and restitution, and information on criminal court proceedings at every stage of the criminal court process.

In addition, victims of crime and their family members have access to advocacy, support and referral information to healthcare professionals and community counselors.

Crime Victims’ Compensation Program