- CIC-General Information
If you are an innocent victim of a crime committed in the State of Tennessee, we may be a financial resource for you. The purpose of the program is to assist victims of crimes or, in the case of the victim’s death, their dependent relatives. Payments made under the Criminal Injuries Compensation Program are intended to defray the costs of medical services, loss of earnings, burial costs, and other pecuniary losses incurred as a direct result of personal injuries sustained by a criminal offense. Eligible crimes generally include, but are not limited to, homicide, aggravated assault, sexual assault, robbery by force, and drunk driving.