The Heartbeat for Victims
Philadelphia District Attorneys Office Victim Witness Services
DA.Victimservices@phila.gov or 215.686.8027
5th District: CAPT. John Moroney, VAO Tina Staley-Bailey: 215-686-3052, CPO Gregory Simon: 215-686-3052
14th District: CAPT. Sekou Kinebrew, VAO Mecca Washington: 215-685-2149, CPO Robert Mason: 215-686-2149
35th District: CAPT. Derrick Wood, VAO Linda Hetherington: 215-924-9540, CPO Robert Hoppe: 215-686-3350
39th District: CAPT. Michael Craighead, VAO Julianne Bruhns : 215-685-3034, CPO Joseph Lukaitis: 215-686-2751
Victim Service Programs in Other Parts of Philadelphia/ Pennsylvania
To find information on other victim service agengies in other areas of Philadelphia or Pennsylvania, use the following link to find help. Help in other areas of Philadelphia or Pennsylvania
Offender Release Information
PA SAVIN: Pennsylvania’s Automated Victim Notification Service
PA SAVIN is Pennsylvania’s automated victim notification system. As a victim of crime, this service provides you with free, confidential notification regarding an offender’s release, transfer or escape. The PA SAVIN service includes offenders under the supervision of county jails, state prisons, and state parole.
If the offender is in a county jail, you, your family and your circle of support can receive notifications on offender movements:
Office of the Victim Advocate
If the offender is in a state prison or on state parole, there are additional notifications and services that you, as a crime victim, can receive from the Office of the Victim Advocate.
Notifications and services include:
To learn more or to register, contact the Office of the Victim Advocate at
(800) 322-4472, (800) 563-6399, or (877) 349-1064 (TDD) during regular business hours.