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Restitution Benchguide

The California Judges Benchguide (external link to PDF) on restitution is an invaluable resource to kick start your research when handling a restitution appeal.

California Victim Compensation Board (CalVCB) Restitution Fines Resources

This Restitution Matrix chart (external link to PDF) prepared by the Victim Compensation and Government Claims Board lists the direct victim restitution statutes and the restitution fine statute, and cross-references sections of the benchguide which will provide cases on point.

CalVCB Adult Restitution Fines Guide (external link to PDF)

CalVCB Juvenile Restitution Fines Guide (external link to PDF)

CalVCB An Offender’s Restitution Responsibilities for Adults and Juveniles (external link to PDF)