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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
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  • Crime Victim Awareness and Assistance Through the Decades, NIJ, June 2019, NCJ 252733. (5 pages).
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  • Just Science: 2019 NIJ R&D: Just Fundamental Mechanics and Infant Skull Fractures, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2019, NCJ 252949. (2 pages).
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  • Relationship Processes in the Development of Teen Dating Violence, NIJ-Sponsored, February 2019, NCJ 252850. (20 pages).
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  • Employing Research To Understand Violence Against Women, NIJ, May 2019, NCJ 252730. (4 pages).
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  • Historical Overview of U.S. Policy and Legislative Responses to Honor-Based Violence, Forced Marriage, and Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting, NIJ, September 2018, NCJ 252841. (83 pages).
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  • National Children's Alliance Annual Report 2018, OJJDP-Sponsored, April 2019, NCJ 252852. (28 pages).
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