Kansas VINE

Kansas Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE) is a service provided through the collaboration of the Kansas Department of Labor, the Office of the Attorney General and the Kansas Sheriffs' Association. The VINE system allows victims of crime to use the telephone or Internet to search for information regarding the custody status of their offender and to register to receive telephone and email notification when the offender's custody status changes.

To see which counties are currently active in Kansas, go to the website below and select Kansas. Select Find an Offender and then select Open Advanced Search. Under the Facility Name box select the drop down menu to show what counties are now active on VINE. This will update each month with new counties as they are activated.

The VINE toll-free number is (866) 574-8463.

Access the Kansas VINELink online system →

 

Mobile App

iPhone or Android smart phone users can get the free VINEMobile app through their app store. Search for "VINEMobile" or click here to download.

Training

VINE is a valuable safety planning tool for crime victims, but only if they know how to use it! You can help educate victims about this service, by attending a FREE training session.

What you will learn:
Learn about VINE's features, its reach in Kansas, its importance to victims as an anonymous service, how offender data is collected, the notification process, accessing the service by phone and website, reporting capabilities, and more.

Who should attend:

  • Criminal Justice Personnel
  • Child Protective Services/Support Enforcement
  • Sex Offender Registry Personnel
  • Victim Services Advocates
  • Law Enforcement
  • Prosecutor's Office/Victim Assistance Staff
  • Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Advocates
  • Emergency Services/ER
  • Probation/Parole Services
  • Welfare Services

 

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