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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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  • Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men,  NIJ, October 2016, NCJ 250298.
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  • Criminal Victimization, 2015,  BJS, October 2016, NCJ 250180.
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  • Tribal Legal Code Resource: Domestic Violence Laws - Guide for Drafting or Revising Victim-Centered Tribal Laws Against Domestic Violence,  BJA-Sponsored, February 2015, NCJ 250288. (235 pages).

  • Developmental Pathways of Teen Dating Violence in a High-Risk Sample,  NIJ-Sponsored, June 2016, NCJ 250213. (28 pages).
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  • Real Talk - A Resource Guide for Educating Teens on Healthy Relationships,  OVC-Sponsored, March 2012, NCJ 250250.
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  • Documentation for Analysis of Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men - 2010 Findings From the National Intimate Partner And Sexual Violence Survey (NISVS) by the National Institute of Justice,  NIJ-Sponsored, November 2015, NCJ 250087. (392 pages).
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