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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: August 26, 2015

  • How do I obtain an order of protection?
    To obtain an order of protection, contact your local district attorney or prosecutor's office. A res... Read More
    Last Updated: December 28, 2015

  • Who is considered a mandatory reporter of child abuse, including child sexual abuse/exploitation?
    Individuals typically designated as mandatory reporters of child abuse, including child sexual abuse... Read More
    Last Updated: August 21, 2015

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Publications

  • Co-Offending Among Adolescents in Violent Victimizations, 2004-13,  BJS, July 2016, NCJ 249756. (5 pages).
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  • Five Things About Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Men and Women,  NIJ, May 2016, NCJ 249815.
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  • Enhanced Resource Guidelines: Improving Court Practice in Child Abuse and Neglect Cases,  OJJDP-Sponsored, May 2016, NCJ 249918. (417 pages).
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  • Criminal Justice System Response to Intimate Partner Violence Victims: Developing a Research Agenda Meeting, March 7-8, 2016,  NIJ, March 2016, NCJ 249907. (37 pages).
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  • Longer-Term Influence of Civil Legal Services on Battered Women,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2016, NCJ 249879. (115 pages).
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  • State Progress in Record Reporting for Firearm-Related Background Checks: Protection Order Submissions,  BJS-Sponsored, April 2016, NCJ 249864. (12 pages).
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