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  • How many homicide victims are murdered by an intimate partner each year?
    Intimate partner homicide statistics are available from the Homicide Trends in the United States sec... Read More
    Last Updated: June 27, 2013

  • How do I obtain an order of protection?
    To obtain an order of protection, please contact your local district attorney or prosecutor's offic... Read More
    Last Updated: December 31, 2012

  • Who can I contact to help me develop a safety plan?
    If your local police department employs a victim advocate, he/she maybe able to help you develop a s... Read More
    Last Updated: November 22, 2011

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Publications

  • Nonfatal Domestic Violence, 2003-2012,  BJS, April 2014, NCJ 244697. (21 pages).
    Agency Abstract   PDF  TEXT   

  • Research on Partner Stalking: Putting the Pieces Together,  NIJ-Sponsored, October 2010, NCJ 245387. (27 pages).
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  • Exploring Reasonable Efforts in Child Welfare Cases that Include Domestic Violence (Site A),  OJJDP-Sponsored, November 2013, NCJ 244701. (20 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Exploring Reasonable Efforts in Child Welfare Cases that Include Domestic Violence in Portland, Oregon,  OJJDP-Sponsored, October 2013, NCJ 244702. (15 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Exploring Reasonable Efforts in Child Welfare Cases that Include Domestic Violence in Princeton, West Virginia,  OJJDP-Sponsored, October 2013, NCJ 244703. (19 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

  • Impact of Differential Sentencing Severity for Domestic Violence Offenses and All Other Offenses Over Abusers' Life Spans,  NIJ-Sponsored, September 2013, NCJ 244757. (43 pages).
    PDF  NCJRS Abstract   

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