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Claim for Victim of Mugging

If you have been the victim of a mugging or street robbery then you may be entitled to make an application for an award of compensation from the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority (CICA).

Claims for victims of mugging

Claims for victims of mugging

The CICA is a government funded organisation that makes payments to the victims of violent crime which includes street robbery or violent attacks.

In order to claim you need to have suffered a physical injury as it is not sufficient to have been relieved of your possessions under threat alone.

To qualify for an award you will need to show, in addition to sustaining an injury that:

  • the incident happened in the United Kingdom
  • it happened within the past two years (or within two years of your 18th birthday)
  • the matter was reported to the police in a prompt manner (within a maximum of 72 hours);
  • you co-operated fully with any police investigations.

If you wish to make an application for compensation for your injuries, then please contact us and we will advise you on your application and what we can do to be of assistance.

To see if we can help with your claim get in touch with us today:

  • Call Mike Massen on 0113 224 7804. We will listen in complete confidence and give you the best advice regarding the strength of your claim and how much you may be entitled to. We will answer all your questions so that you can decide if you want to proceed with your application to the CICA. If you do; we are here for you and can help.
  • Email your contact details with as much information as you want to give us, and we will call or email you; just let us know what works best for you. Email us at info@cica-criminal-injury.co.uk
  • Pop your details in the contact box at the bottom of this page and we will get back to you for a free, confidential chat to see how we can help you.

Your claim can be dealt with on a No Win-No Fee basis so you don’t have to worry about the cost of bringing a claim.

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