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Gainesville Police Department
Victim Advocate Unit

545 NW 8th Avenue
Gainesville, FL 32627
24 hour hotline (352)264-6760
(352) 393-7676

Services:Criminal justice support/advocacy; Crisis counseling; Follow-up contact; Information and referral; Personal advocacy; Transportation; Support group; Individual counseling
Victims Served:Sexual battery; Assault; Burglary; Domestic violence; Elder abuse; Homicide survivors; Robbery; Stalking; Battery; Human Trafficking victims
Counties Served:Alachua
Circuits Served:8
Hours of Service:Mon. - Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Contacts:Main Victim Advocate Line
(352) 393-7676

DeAnna Chesteen
Victim Advocate Counselor
(352) 393-7682
Brittany Coleman
Crime Victim Program Manager
(352) 393-7683

Melissa Torres
Victim Advocate Counselor
(352) 393-7689