The Ministry of Defence operate the Criminal Injuries Compensation (Overseas) Scheme or CIC(O) which allows servicemen to claim where they have been the victim of such an assault.
If you have suffered a personal injury in this way whilst stationed abroad on active service, please contact us for immediate advice on your case.
In order to make a claim:
Remember – You can claim even if the person committing the assault was not actually prosecuted or convicted.
Here are some other useful links to websites that provide help to victims of crime:
Please also read our dedicated page for victims of knife crime.