Criminal injuries

Criminal injuries guidance:

Time limits for the appeal If the victim of crime is still unhappy with the decision made by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA), they have the option of...

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While a victim of crime can bring a civil claim for damages for personal injuries against an attacker, this is only worthwhile if the prospective defendant has the means...

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Time periods for lodging the application A claimant has two years from the date of the incident to apply for compensation. Under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Scheme...

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Reasons for reviewing the decision If the victim of crime is dissatisfied with the original decision of the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA), either...

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The tariff system—the injury award There is a set tariff of awards for the victim of a criminal injury, ranging from £1,000 to £250,000. The tariff covers all types of...

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