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Homicide / Lethality Content Topic Results

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  • General Material
May 2015

LAP Info Packet and FAQ

Publisher(s):
The LAP is a multi-pronged intervention that consists of a standardized, evidence-based lethality assessment instrument and accompanying referral protocol that helps first responders make a differentiated response that is tailored to the unique circumstances of High-Danger victims.
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  • General Material
January 2015

Georgia Domestic Violence Fatality Review Project: 12th Annual Report

Publisher(s):
This Report features the story of Trisha, a young woman who lost her mother to domestic violence homicide at the tender age of 14.
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  • General Material
January 2015

Stalking Fact Sheet

Publisher(s):
This fact sheet from the Stalking Resource Center defines stalking, lists some common stalking tactics, and offers statistics on the prevalence of stalking. Note that several of the main tactics include the misuse of technology, and that there are links between stalking, domestic violence, and intimate partner homicide.
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  • General Material
January 2015

2014 Femicide Report

Publisher(s):
The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women publishes The Femicide Report, a report on women and children murdered in Minnesota, to educate the public about the lethality of domestic violence and child abuse.
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  • General Material
July 2014

Police Departments’ Use of the Lethality Assessment Program: A Quasi-Experimental Evaluation

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This study suggests that the LAP demonstrates promise as an evidence informed collaborative police-social service intervention that increases survivors' safety and empowers them toward decisions of self-care.
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  • Training Tools
  • General Material
May 2014

A Roadmap to Risk Assessment: ODARA and Maine’s CCR

Author(s):
This webinar describes the process leading to the recommendation that Maine risk assessment practice be updated to include the Ontario Domestic Assault Risk Assessment (ODARA) tool.
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  • General Material
May 2014

How to Recognize and Act on Risk Factors for Domestic Violence Homicide

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This blog provides brief recommendations for emergency physicians on screening ED patients for intimate partner violence.
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  • General Material
March 2014

2013 Domestic Violence Fatalities in Washington State

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This document provides data on domestic violence fatalities in Washington State for the year 2013.
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  • General Material
March 2014

2013 Domestic Violence Fatalities in Washington State

Publisher(s):
In 2013, 35 people were killed in Washington State as a result of domestic violence. This is significantly fewer than the 54 domestic violence deaths in 2012, and the lowest in the seventeen years WSCADV has been collecting this data.
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  • General Material
January 2014

Surveillance for Violent Deaths: National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 States, 2010

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This report summarizes data from CDC's National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS) regarding violent deaths from 16 U.S. states for 2010.
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  • General Material
January 2014

2013 Annual Femicide Report

Publisher(s):
The Minnesota Coalition for Battered Women publishes The Femicide Report, a report on women and children murdered in Minnesota, to educate the public about the lethality of domestic violence and child abuse.
Materials
  • General Material
January 2014

Strangulation Laws

Publisher(s):
This chart is a compilation of the strangulation laws in the United States.