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MOSAIC Threat Assessment Systems

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MOSAIC is a risk assessment tool that helps the assessor weigh the present situation in light of expert opinion and research, and instantly compare the present situation to past cases where the outcomes are known.
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Entering the Brokenness

These resources provide guidance to church leaders coping with domestic violence homicides in their own communities.
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Guide to Survival for Family and Friends of Homicide Victims

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This resource provides an overview of the most common feelings of grief and offers tips for coping with the reactions of others, coping with holidays, and coping with the criminal justice system.
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North Carolina Coalition Against Domestic Violence Comprehensive Homicide Report 2002-2010

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This comprehensive report examines trends in NCCADV domestic violence homicide data from 2002-2010.
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Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence FY2013 Homicide Report

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In fiscal year 2013, 58 domestic violence homicide incidents took the lives of 80 individuals in Illinois. This report summarizes data and lessons learned from these incidents where a domestic violence situation became fatal.
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Assessing Social Risks of Battered Women

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Whether visible to outside observers or not, social risks are real and significant to the individual battered woman.
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Domestic Violence-Related Deaths in Maryland

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This page provides recent information and graphics on individuals who died in Maryland as a result of domestic violence.
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Supporting Someone Who is Grieving

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This document offers suggestions on how friends and family members might support a someone who is grieving.
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Major Federal Research Project Studies Domestic Violence Assessment

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Describes findings from the U.S. DOJ’s “Intimate Partner Violence Risk Assessment Validation,” specifically related to the MOSAIC threat assessment.
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The Facts on Guns and Domestic Violence

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This brief fact sheet provides statistics related to the lethal combination of guns and domestic violence - injuring and killing women every day in the United States.
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Domestic Violence and Probation

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This article offers specialized management techniques that probation officers can use to monitor batterers and intervene in domestic violence cases more effectively.
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Young Children and Grief

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This resource describes common aspects of the grieving and mourning process for young children, and common feelings that a young child may experience as part of that process.