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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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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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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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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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April 2012

Domestic Violence Homicide Response Plan: A Toolkit for Domestic Violence Programs

This toolkit starts from the reality that any community can experience a domestic violence homicide. Building collaborative relationships, including with clergy, prior to a crisis is of utmost importance to establish the foundation and spirit with which your response will be handled. This document provides a framework for programs and their communities to develop a plan that will provide guidance in responding to a domestic violence homicide, whether the victim had been a client or not.
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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.
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January 2012

2012 Indiana Domestic Violence Homicides

This document provides information on domestic violence related deaths in Indiana for the year 2012. Available information includes county and date of death, as well as name, age and gender of the victim.
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January 2012

Telling the Full Story: An Online Guide for Journalists Covering Domestic Violence

This Online Guide is a reissue of the 2000 publication, The Domestic Violence Handbook for Journalists, and provides resources and information to reporters who cover domestic violence homicides.
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January 2012

Yon Je Louvri: Reducing Vulnerability to Sexual Violence in Haitis IDP Camps

This report presents findings on the intersections between food access, water, sanitation, housing and the incidence of sexual violence in camps for displaced persons outside of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. It also provides recommendations for action to improve access to basic needs and prevent sexual violence.
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January 2012

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer and HIV-Affected Intimate Partner Violence, 2011

This represents an increase of more than three times 2010's six LGBTQH IPV homicides. This dramatic increase in reported IPV homicides illustrates the severity and deadly impact of LGBTQH IPV. Also in the 2011 report, NCAVP analyzes person-level data for the first time. Person-level data allows NCAVP to assess which LGBTQH survivors faced disproportionate rates of violence and service discrimination as compared to overall LGBTQH survivors.
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November 2011

Homicide Trends in the United States, 1980-2008

Author(s): Alexia Cooper, Erica Smith
From 1980 to 2008, nearly 1 out of 5 murder victims were killed by an intimate, and 2 out of 5 female murder victims were killed by an intimate.
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August 2011

Serving Survivors of Homicide Victims During Cold Case Investigations: A Guide for Developing a Law Enforcement Protocol

This guide provides a framework for the development of a protocol by law enforcement agencies to more effectively work with and serve survivors of homicide victims.