Domestic Violence

Resources and Links

News Coverage of NYC Intimate Partner Violence   (Report from NYC Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence,  Spring 2017)

New York City Hall, NYPD Announce Policies to Aid Victims of Domestic Violence (Press Release Oct. 27, 2016)

New York City Family Justice Centers Brief

Domestic Violence Issue Brief: National Network For Safe Communities

“A Thought Experiment in Deterring Domestic Violence” (Prof. David Kennedy, book excerpt)

“How High Point (NC) Solved Its Domestic Violence Problem” (March 2016)

Can Police Prevent Domestic Violence?” (Nov 2013)

Evaluation of OFDVI Initiative (Feb 2016)

High Point Offender Focused Violence Initiative (OFDVI): The First Two Years (2014)

NYPD Inspector Kathleen White Remarks at John Jay (Oct. 27, 2016)

 

From TCR Archives

(2013-2016)

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2016

Some Rich Nations Deadlier for Women than Men, says Study

NY State Chief Judge Janet DiFiore announces new program to aid domestic violence victims  (Nov 4, 2016, Politico Pro-by subscription only)

Domestic Violence Emerges as Primary Driver of Homelessness  (Oct 26, 2016 Crain’s)

Behind Closed Doors: When Domestic Violence Turns Deadly (Oct 27, 2016 The Crime Report)

NYC Police and Victims’ Advocates Discuss Innovative Approaches to Domestic Violence (Oct 27, 2016, The Crime Report)

New York Officials, Advocates Address City’s Ongoing Domestic Violence homicide Crisis   (Oct 27, 2016, Rewire)

New York Officials and Advocates Address City’s Ongoing Domestic Violence Homicide Crisis

NFL’s Giants Release Kicker Brown in Wife-Beating Case (10-27-16 Huffington Post)

Should Homicide Laws Have a Domestic Violence Loophole? (Oct 4, 2016 Robin Barton Viewpoint)

Violent Beginnings: A Child Remembers  (Oct 6, 2016 by Mark D’Ascenzo/prisonauthor)

Seattle Starts Diversion Program For Youth Accused Of Domestic Violence (7-01-16)

Cities’ Nuisance Control Laws May Penalize Domestic Violence Victims (6-30-16)

High Court Ruling On Guns, Domestic Violence Preserves 34 State Laws (6-28-16)

2015

Domestic Violence Calls For Service In Houston Area Called “An Epidemic” (11-4-15)

High Court To Hear Test Of Gun Rights, Domestic Violence Convictions (10-31-15)

Even As Dallas Focuses On Domestic Violence, Shelters Turned Away 7,500 (10-21-15)

What We Need to Know About Domestic Violence (10-20-15)

One in 4 Domestic Violence Victims ‘Will Not Call” Police (9-30-15)

Florida Deputy Shot To Death After Serving Domestic Violence Order (9-23-15)

Can Legal Help for Victims Lower Domestic Violence Rates? (7-28-15)

“Safe” CA City Reports Homicide Rise, Mostly Domestic Violence (7-03-15)

Does firearm confiscation prevent domestic violence? (6-25-15)

SC Newspaper Series On Domestic Violence Wins Two Awards (2-17-15)

Gun Control Advocates Focusing on Domestic Violence Issue (2-15-15)

MI Gov Vetoes NRA Bills Easing Gun Acquisition In Domestic Violence Cases (1-16-15)

2014

Milwaukee Police Get New Domestic Violence Training (12-26-14)

NYC Police Shooting Latest Case Of Domestic Violence Preceding More Mayhem (12-23-14)

Less-Confrontational IA Domestic Violence Treatment Cuts Recidivism More(12-02-14)

NYC Shelter Population At Record High Amid Domestic Violence Increase (11-11-14)

Chicago Police Responding Better To Domestic Violence After Retraining (10-27-14)

Why Nevada Is High On The List Of Domestic Violence Cases (10-27-14)

Domestic Violence Costs NC $300 Million; Advocates Seek Prevention (10-24-14)

Domestic Violence Can Escalate After Victim Leaves Turbulent Household (10-17-14)

NFL Wives Say League Culture Compelled Silence On Domestic Violence (10-17-14)

Ray Rice Scandal Prompts Flood Of Calls, Messages On Domestic Violence (10-05-14)

Republicans, Trying To Close Gender Gap, Focus On Domestic Violence (10-05-14)

Seeing is Believing When it Comes to Domestic Violence (9-30-14)

NFL “Game Changer” For Domestic Violence Hotline; What About Shelters? (9-26-14)

States Taking More Action Aimed At Reducing Domestic Violence (9-22-14)

VAWA’s 20 Years: From TV Humor To Treating Domestic Violence Seriously (9-13-14)

For Domestic Violence Victims, Leaving Is Not Simple (9-12-14)

The “Silent Epidemic” Of Domestic Violence By Police Officers (9-10-14)

Will Houston Mass Shooting Be Brushed Off As Domestic Violence? (7-11-14)

Dallas Fails To Enforce Domestic Violence Gun Bans, Says Morning News (5-31-14)

Do Mandatory Domestic Violence Arrests Hurt Victims? (5-21-14)

Does Routine Screening For Domestic Violence Do Much Good? (5-15-14)

CT Wife’s Fatal Shooting Shows Limits Of Domestic Violence Measures (5-13-14)

Dallas News Explores Deadly Toll of Domestic Violence (4-25-14)

BJS Report Measures Decline in Domestic Violence (4-18-14)

Study Challenges Domestic Violence Stereotypes (4-08-14)

Record Crowd Gathers As Dallas Officials Vow To Fight Domestic Violence (4-01-14)

High Court Upholds Federal Law On Guns, Domestic Violence Cases (3-27-14)

WI Study: More Domestic Violence Victim Deaths After Suspects’ Arrests (3-04-14)

Nashville Domestic Violence Victims Call Criminal Justice Uncaring (2-24-14)

Are Domestic Violence Homicides Preventable? (2-24-14)

With Demand Up, Utah Lags on Domestic Violence Funding (2-11-14)

Dallas Domestic Violence Cases “Can Move Agonizingly Slowly” (2-02-14)

Keeping Guns Out of Domestic Violence Offenders’ Hands (1-02-14)

2013

How Federal Agencies Address Domestic Violence (12-17-13)