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Title: Law Enforcement Response to Domestic Violence: A Training Resource
Corporate Author: Victim Services
United States of America
Date Published: 1991
Page Count: 53
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
North Dakota Council on Abused Women's Services
Bismarck, ND 58501
Office for Victims of Crime
Washington, DC 20531
Victim Services
New York, NY 10007
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

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Document: PDF
Type: Training (Aid/Material)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A training protocol and resource for law enforcement response to domestic violence in North Dakota is presented.
Abstract: This model protocol for law enforcement agencies and guideline for other professional groups covers procedures for patrol officers regarding on-scene investigation, arrest, post-arrest, victim assistance, crime prevention, report writing, continuing investigation, training in domestic violence, and evaluation. It includes the unique North Dakota State law on domestic violence, the Lucke versus Lucke case, a fact sheet on domestic violence in North Dakota, and homicide statistics for North Dakota. The most frequently asked questions by North Dakota law enforcement officers on domestic violence statute are included as well as the tribal codes from three tribal nations. Listings of victim/witness assistance programs, domestic violence/sexual assault programs, and community response task forces in North Dakota are provided. In addition, training video and manuals available for loan and other selected information are listed with general training resources.
Main Term(s): Family crisis intervention units; Police domestic violence training
Index Term(s): American Indians; Domestic assault prevention; Indian justice; North Dakota
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