NRCDV Logo
  • Adult Children Exposed to Domestic Violence
  • Runaway & Homeless Youth Toolkit
  • Prevent Intimate Partner Violence
  • Violence Against Women Resource Library
  • Domestic Violence and Housing Technical Assistance Consortium
  • Domestic Violence Awareness Project
  • National Resource Center on Domestic Violence

img-user-picture.png

 Create an account to save and access your bookmarked materials anytime, anywhere.

  create account  |   login

An Online Resource Library on Gender-Based Violence.

Criminal Justice Content Topic Results

The results displayed below have been grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections - containing our most highly valued resources - then by individual related materials. Refine your search by category, types, author and/or publisher using the options provided. Sort by date published, date added, or alphabetically. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
Results displayed are grouped first by VAWnet Special Collections then by individual related materials. For assistance in locating a resource, use our online contact form.
total results: 511  | date published date added a-z

Materials

Materials
  • General Material
October 2018

United States v. The City of New Orleans: Amended Consent Decree

Publisher(s):
This consent decree sought to address allegations that the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) engages in a pattern and practice of civil rights violations and unconstitutional policing. In developing the decree, the investigators consulted with community leaders and members, police officers, police officer unions, civilian NOPD members, advocates, and other concerned individuals.
Materials
  • General Material
  • Training Tools
August 2018

Intimate Partner Violence Response Policy and Training Content Guidelines

Publisher(s):
These guidelines address investigative procedures and promising practices for law enforcement for working with victims of intimate partner violence.
Materials
  • General Material
August 2018

Sexual Assault Incident Reports: Investigative Strategies

Publisher(s):
The goal of these guidelines is to support officers and departments in preparing sexual assault cases for successful prosecution through detailed case documentation and thorough investigations.
Materials
  • General Material
  • Training Tools
August 2018

Sexual Assault Incident Reports: Pocket Tip Card

Publisher(s):
This pocket tip card for officers is a convenient, portable resource to accompany the IACP's Sexual Assault Incident Reports: Investigative Strategies. 
Materials
  • General Material
August 2018

Lifetime Economic Burden of Intimate Partner Violence Among U.S. Adults

Author(s): Publisher(s):
This study estimated the U.S. lifetime per-victim cost and economic burden of intimate partner violence, finding that preventing intimate partner violence is possible and could avoid substantial costs.
Materials
  • General Material
August 2018

Violence Against Women Act protections for immigrant survivors of domestic violence continue in full force and effect and are not affected by the 2018 domestic violence asylum policies issued by the U.S. Department of Justice

Publisher(s):
According to this fact sheet from NIWAP, the new decision from the Department of Justice does not affect the ability of immigrants in the United States who experience domestic violence or are victims of other crimes to seek immigration relief Congress created to provide relief to victims of domestic violence and other crimes.
Materials
  • General Material
July 2018

Immigrant Crime Fighters: How the U Visa Program Makes US Communities Safer

Author(s): Publisher(s):
This report focuses on the impact of the U visa, which was created by Congress to enhance victim safety and public safety by encouraging immigrant victims to report and assist in the investigation or prosecution of violent crimes.
Materials
  • General Material
July 2018

Illinois Integrated Protocol Initiative Training Evaluation Report 2015-2017

Author(s): Publisher(s):
This report discusses the findings from an evaluation of a domestic violence investigations training for law enforcement to determine if the training resulted in increased participant confidence in working domestic violence and abuse cases and knowledge of evidence-based procedures to document and investigate these cases.
Materials
  • General Material
June 2018

Officer involved domestic violence: A future of uniform response and transparency

Author(s): Publisher(s):
This article reviews research and policy on officer-involved domestic violence (OIDV) and seeks to provide motivation for uniformity of policy implementation and office response to OIDV, calling for transparency via research and reporting.
Materials
  • General Material
May 2018

An Unjust Burden: The Disparate Treatment of Black Americans in the Criminal Justice System

Author(s): Publisher(s):
This document provides an overview of the ways in which America’s history of racism and oppression continues to manifest in the criminal justice system. It also provides a summary of research demonstrating how the system perpetuates the disparate treatment of Black people and explains how the evidence helps account for the hugely disproportionate impact of mass incarceration on millions of Black people, their families, and their communities.
Materials
  • General Material
May 2018

Police Wife: The Secret Epidemic of Police Domestic Violence

Author(s):
Alex Roslin, author of the updated and revised second edition of "Police Wife: The Secret Epidemic of Police Domestic Violence," provides a blog with a selection of news and information regarding police-officer involved domestic violence cases and related issues
Materials
  • General Material
March 2018

VAWA 2013's Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction Five-Year Report

Publisher(s):
This report summarizes how VAWA 2013’s landmark provision recognizing the sovereign authority of Indian tribal governments to exercise criminal jurisdiction over certain non-Indians who violate qualifying protection orders or commit domestic or dating violence against Indian victims on tribal lands has been implemented and analyzes its impacts in the 5 years since it was enacted.