National Crime Victims Rights Week in Modesto

Modesto, California – In honor of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week which is observed across the country this year from April 19 to 25, the District Attorney’s Office Victim Services Program and the Stanislaus Family Justice Center will sponsor a Victims’ Rights Rally and Family Safety Fair on Saturday, April 25, 2015 from 11:00 A.M. – 1:30 P.M. The event will be held on the Courthouse Lawn located at 1100 I Street, Modesto with brief presentations by District Attorney Birgit Fladager, SFJC Executive Director Tom Ciccarelli, Domestic Violence Survivor Christine Tallent, and FBI Victim Services Specialist Holly Peacock-Hickey. Beyer High Band will kick off the rally and additional special music will be provided by Tanya De la Puente. Lunch will be provided to all who attend. Victim rights awareness, crime prevention education, and family safety will be the focus of the event, with a wide variety of local resources and fun activities available for families and children in the community. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.