Contact Us

Contact Us

If you are a victim of crime and have questions or would like assistance, you can reach an advocate by any of the following methods:  


  • Catrice Smalls (Victim Service Coordinator)  843-720-2425
  • Chelsea Hagan (Child Advocate) 843-720-3031
  • Peter Guizar (Spanish Speaking Advocate) 843-720-2534
  • Kathryn Brunk (Elder Advocate) 843-720-3035

In Person

180 Lockwood Boulevard
Family Violence Unit
Charleston, SC 29403


Email Catrice Smalls

Effects of a Crime

The effect of crime can threaten an individuals sense of safety and security and also impact their physical, financial and mental well-being. For some people, these difficulties can feel overwhelming. If you have been a victim of a crime, here are a few things you should know:

  • As a victim, you have rights
  • There are programs and resources that may be able to help
  • You are not alone