Each day we answer calls from women who are desperate to find a safe place, to get help from the legal system, or to protect their children from abuse. Statistical Briefing Book (SBB) The SBB enables users to access online information to learn more about juvenile crime and victimization and about youth involved in the juvenile justice system.Indicators of School Crime and Safety Bureau of Justice Statistics, Annual Report Co-Offending Among Adolescents in Violent Victimizations, 2004-13 Bureau of Justice Statistics, July 2016 Delinquency Cases in Juvenile Court, 2013 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, October 2015 Children's Exposure to Violence, Crime, and Abuse: An Update Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, September 2015 Violent Death in Delinquent Youth After Detention Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, September 2015 America's Children: Key National Indicators of Well-Being, 2015 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention-Sponsored, July 2015 Juvenile Court Statistics 2013 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention-Sponsored, July 2015 Delinquency Cases Waived to Criminal Court, 2011 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, December 2014 Highlights of the 2012 National Youth Gang Survey Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, December 2014 Juvenile Offenders and Victims: 2014 National Report Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, December 2014 Juvenile Arrests 2012 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, December 2014 Juveniles in Residential Placement, 2011 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, August 2014 Homicide Rates Among Persons Aged 10–24 Years — United States, 1981–2010Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, July 2013 Sexual Victimization in Juvenile Facilities Reported by Youth, 2012 Bureau of Justice Statistics, June 2013 Youth Violence: Facts at a Glance Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2012 Violent Crime Against Youth, 1994-2010 Bureau of Justice Statistics, December 2012 Child and Youth Victimization Known to Police, School, and Medical Authorities Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, April 2012 Person Offense Cases in Juvenile Court, 2008 Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, December 2011 Anticipating the Future Based on Analysis of the Past: Intercity Variation in Youth Homicide, 1984-2006 National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, December 2010 Juveniles Who Commit Sex Offenses Against Minors Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, December 2009 Domestic Assaults by Juvenile Offenders Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, November 2008 Sexual Violence Reported by Juvenile Correctional Authorities, 2005-06 Bureau of Justice Statistics, July 2008 Violence by Teenage Girls: Trends and Context Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, May 2008 Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) The mission of BJS is to collect, analyze, publish, and disseminate information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government.Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) OJJDP provides national leadership, coordination, and resources to prevent and respond to juvenile delinquency and victimization.18th Street, Suite B Indianapolis, IN 46202 Hotline: 1 (800) 332-7385 Office: (317) 917-3685 Fax: (317) 917-3695 Website: Coalition against Domestic Violence 3030 Merle Hay Road Des Moines, IA 50310 Hotline: 1 (800) 942-0333 Office: (515) 244-8028 Fax: (515) 244-7417 Website: [email protected] Coalition against Sexual & Domestic Violence 634 SW Harrison Street Topeka, KS 66603 Hotline: 1 (888) 363-2287 Office: (785) 232-9784 Fax: (785) 266-1874 Website: Domestic Violence Association 111 Darby Shire Circle Frankfort, KY 40601 Office: (502) 209-5382 Fax: (502) 226-5382 Website: org Email: [email protected] Coalition Against Domestic Violence P. Box 77308 Baton Rouge, LA 70879 Hotline: 1 (888) 411-1333 Office: (225) 752-1296 Website: Coalition to End Domestic Violence One Weston Court, Box#2 Augusta, ME 04330 Hotline: 1 (866) 834-4357 Office: (207) 430-8334 Fax: (207) 430-8348 Website: [email protected] Network Against Domestic Violence 4601 Presidents Dr., Ste.370 Lanham, MD 20706 Hotline: 1 (800) 634-3577 Office: (301) 429-3601 Fax: (301) 429-3605 Website: [email protected] Coalition Against Sexual Assault & Domestic Violence/Jane Doe, Inc.
MIND THE GAP: ACCOUNTING FOR DOMESTIC ABUSE IN CHILD CUSTODY EVALUATIONS, Ellen Pence, Gabrielle Davis, Cheryl Beardslee and Denise Gamache, Battered Women's Justice Project, Minneapolis, MN: June 2012.
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The term “intimate partner violence” describes physical, sexual, or psychological harm by a current or former partner or spouse. We do know that strategies that promote healthy behaviors in relationships are important.
This type of violence can occur among heterosexual or same-sex couples and does not require sexual intimacy. Programs that teach young people skills for dating can prevent violence.
These programs can stop violence in dating relationships before it occurs.
Whether it is a single incident or an ongoing pattern of abuse, sexual assault can undermine a victim's physical and emotional safety.
Domestic Violence by Proxy: Why Terrorist Tactics Employed by Batterers are Not "PAS", The Leadership Council on Child Abuse & Interpersonal Violence, Baltimore, MD: September 16, 2009. Mothers, Children at Risk as Fathers' Rights Groups Seek Legitimacy for Phony Mental "Disorder", National Organization for Women Foundation, June 11, 2012.
The internet can be a helpful support tool for victims of domestic violence to find information and share their stories. Use a gender-neutral user name on websites and do not share personal information. Box 4762 Montgomery, AL 36101 Hotline: 1 (800) 650-6522 Office: (334) 832-4842 Fax: (334) 832-4803 Website: [email protected] Network on Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault 130 Seward Street, Suite 214 Juneau, AK 99801 Office: (907) 586-3650 Website: [email protected] Coalition Against Domestic Violence 2800 N.
You can find many websites devoted to domestic violence by using an online search engine, but the quality and intent of the sites you find have to be determined by you. Central Ave., Suite 1570 Phoenix, AZ 85004 Hotline: 1 (800) 782-6400 Office: (602) 279-2900 Fax: (602) 279-2980 Website: [email protected] Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1401 W.
Capitol Avenue, Suite 170 Little Rock, AR 72201 Hotline: 1 (800) 269-4668 Office: (501) 907-5612 Fax: (501) 907-5618 Website: Partnership to End Domestic Violence P. Box 1798 Sacramento, CA 95812 Hotline: 1 (800) 524-4765 Office: (916) 444-7163 Fax: (916) 444-7165 Website: [email protected] Coalition Against Domestic Violence 1120 Lincoln St, #900 Denver, CO 80203 Office: (303) 831-9632 Website: Coalition Against Domestic Violence 912 Silas Deane Highway, Lower Level Wethersfield, CT 06109 Hotline: (888) 774-2900 Office: (860) 282-7899 Fax: (860) 282-7892 Website: Coalition Against Domestic Violence 100 W.