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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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  • 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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  • Violence Against American Indian and Alaska Native Women and Men - 2010 Findings from the National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey,  NIJ, June 2016, NCJ 250133.
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  • Co-Offending Among Adolescents in Violent Victimizations, 2004-13,  BJS, July 2016, NCJ 249756. (19 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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