Dream Lake iced over - RMNP

County Offices, Courts and Landfill will be closed on Monday, July 4 for the Independence Day Holiday. Critical services at Larimer County are not disrupted by closures.


Eligibility Criteria

Any crime victim is permitted to submit an application for Crime Victim Compensation funds; however per Colorado law and Victim Compensation Board policy, there is certain criterion that must be met in order to be eligible for Victim Compensation funds which include:

  • Victim must be that of a compensable crime
  • Crime must have occurred on or after July 1, 1982
  • Crime must have been reported to law enforcement within 72 hours
  • Victim must apply for Crime Victim Compensation within one year of the date of the crime
  • Victim must cooperate with law enforcement and/or prosecution team
  • The victim's death or injury was not substantially attributable to the victim's own wrong doing or substantial provocation

Please note: the Victim Compensation Board may waive one or more of these requirements for good cause or in the interest of justice.

Background Image: Dream Lake frozen over in Rocky Mountain National Park by Bryce Bradford. All rights reserved.