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April 2013

Firearm Justifiable Homicides and Non-Fatal Self-Defense Gun Use

Data analyzed in this report, although not specific to intimate partner violence, suggest that victims of attempted or completed violent crimes rarely use firearms in self-defense.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
April 2013

Domestic Violence and Firearms: A Deadly Combination

Author(s): Christopher Mallios, John Wilkinson
This webinar recording “discussed the intersection of firearms and domestic violence, pertinent statutes addressing restrictions on possessing firearms, and the fundamentals of prosecuting these firearm possession cases.”
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  • General Material
January 2013

Turning Tragedy into Change: 2013 DVFRT Statewide Annual Report

This report discusses the purpose of the statewide Domestic Violence Fatality Review Team (DVFRT) and identifies key findings and recommendations for decreasing domestic violence-related homicides.
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  • General Material
January 2013

Guns, Domestic Violence and Homicide

This fact sheet includes statistics spanning from 1998 to 2010 on the number of women murdered by an intimate partner, the use of firearms in the commission of intimate partner homicides, and the types of firearms used in the commission of these homicides.
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  • General Material
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January 2013

Statistics on Guns, Domestic Violence and Homicide

This fact sheet includes statistics spanning from 1998 to 2010 on the number of women murdered by an intimate partner, the use of firearms in the commission of intimate partner homicides, and the types of firearms used in the commission of these homicides.
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  • General Material
October 2012

Domestic Violence Fatality Review Committee Ninth Annual Report

This report presents data on domestic violence-related homicides in New Hampshire for a 10-year period from 2001 to 2010 with the goal of increasing understanding of the context of these homicides and helping prevent future fatalities.
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  • NRCDV Publications
  • General Material
September 2012

Does domestic violence lead to homicide?

This form offers taking points for advocates on domestic violence homicides. Recent, fully cited statistics are provided to assist advocates in engaging the media and raising awareness of this important issue.
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  • General Material
June 2012

Violent Crime against the Elderly Reported by Law Enforcement in Michigan, 2005-2009

Author(s): Erica Smith
This report presents information about criminal victimization and incidents of violent victimization of persons age 65 or older known to law enforcement in Michigan.
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  • General Material
June 2012

The Faces of Fatality: Report of the Attorney General's Statewide Domestic Violence Fatality Review Team

This report includes an analysis of data collected by local fatality review teams in the state of Florida between April 2010 and April 2011.
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  • General Material
June 2012

Domestic Violence Fatalities Involving Native People in Washington State

This brief presents data on homicides in Washington State involving Native American victims and perpetrators, and domestic violence homicides on tribal land.
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  • General Material
April 2012

OPDV Bulletin: Strangulation in Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault

Author(s): Gael Strack, George McClane
This article presents an overview of the risks posed by strangulation attempts in domestic violence cases, and is adapted from a portion of a presentation from the three-day conference, "Detection and Prosecution of Strangulation in Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Cases.”
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  • General Material
March 2012

Teen Victims of Domestic Violence Homicide in Washington State

This brief presents data on teen victims of domestic violence homicide in Washington State.