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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, please contact your local district attorney or prosecutor's offic... Read More
    Last Updated: December 31, 2012

  • 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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  • Criminal Victimization, 2014,  BJS, August 2015, NCJ 248973.
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  • Patterns, Precursors, and Consequences of Teen Dating Violence: Analyzing Gendered and Generic Pathways,  NIJ-Sponsored, May 2015, NCJ 249002. (19 pages).
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  • National Institute of Justice Teen Dating Violence Measurement Meeting Summary, May 5-6, 2015,  NIJ, May 2015, NCJ 249015. (26 pages).
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  • Research Designs in the Real World: Testing the Effectiveness of an IPV Intervention,  NIJ, July 2015, NCJ 248781. (2 pages).
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  • Final Report of the "Impact of Legal Representation on Child Custody Decisions Among Families With a History of Intimate Partner Violence Study",  NIJ-Sponsored, May 2015, NCJ 248886. (60 pages).
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  • Summary Report: Latino Intimate Partner Homicide,  NIJ-Sponsored, April 2015, NCJ 248887. (24 pages).
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