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  • Unknown author (Center for Judicial Excellence, 2018)
    "Experts in domestic violence have long known that the most dangerous time for a domestic violence victim and her/his children are the days immediately following their separation from their perpetrator, which places family ...
  • Lachs, Mark; Berman, Jacquelin (New York City Department for the Aging, 2011)
    The New York State Elder Abuse Prevalence Study is one of the most ambitious and comprehensive studies to quantify the extent of elder abuse in a discrete jurisdiction ever attempted, and certainly the largest in any single ...
  • Benner, Casey; Shaler, George (Center for Victim Research (CVR), 2018)
    This project is a collaboration between the Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MECASA), The University of Southern Maine’s Maine Statistical Analysis Center (SAC), and the Maine Department of Health and Human Services ...
  • Unknown author (Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services, 2013)
    This report contains results of a statewide needs assessment in Virginia to identify the specific training needs for professionals who provide services to victims of domestic and sexual violence who are elderly, who have ...
  • Wilkins, Anne; Acuff, William; Hermanson, Dana (Journal of Forensic & Investigative Accounting, 2012)
    Ponzi schemes have received significant media coverage lately, due in large part to the Bernard Madoff scandal; however, there is limited academic research exploring investors’ decision-making processes when investing ...
  • Cuevas, Carlos; Farrell, Amy; Zhang, Sheldon; Temple, Jeff; McDevitt, Jack; Robles, Jesenia; Lockwood, Sarah; Geisler, Isabel; Moreno, Luzmila (Northeastern University, 2020)
    Data from the Uniform Crime Report (2018) shows a 30% increase in hate crime from 2014-2018, however during the same time period there has been a 62% increase in hate crime against Latinos. The disparity between the rise ...
  • Cuevas, Carlos; Farrell, Amy; McDevitt, Jack; Zhang, Sheldon; Temple, Jeff; Robles, Jesenia; Lockwood, Sarah (U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ), 2019)
    This study utilized a community-based survey to provide information about the nature and pattern of bias motivated victimization among Latinos, with particular emphasis on understanding bias motivated crimes against ...
  • Unknown author (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2017)
    The Division of Violence Prevention (DVP) within CDC’s Injury Center works to prevent violence and the injuries and deaths caused by violence, so people can live life to the fullest. As the only federal agency that focuses ...
  • Unknown author (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2016)
    This fact sheet provides a short introduction to bullying. It defines bullying, explores risk factors for bullying and effects on public and individual victims’ health, and discusses ways to prevent bullying. It also lists ...
  • Unknown author (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2014)
    This fact sheet provides a short introduction to child maltreatment. It defines different types of abuse and neglect, explores risk factors and effects on public and individual children’s health, and child maltreatment ...
  • Unknown author (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2016)
    This fact sheet provides a short introduction to elder abuse. It defines different types of abuse, explores risk factors for perpetrating elder abuse and effects on public and individual children’s health, and discusses ...
  • Sullivan, Cris (Springer Open, 2017)
    Domestic violence (DV) victim service programs have been increasingly expected by legislators and funders to demonstrate that they are making a significant difference in the lives of those using their services. Alongside ...
  • Sullivan, Cris (Journal of Family Violence, 2018)
    Domestic violence (DV) victim service programs have been increasingly expected by legislators and funders to demonstrate that they are making a significant difference in the lives of those using their services. Alongside ...
  • Nobles, Matt; Cramer, Robert; Kercher, Glen (Crime Victims' Institute at Sam Houston State University, 2012)
    Gottfredson and Hirschi posit in their general theory of crime that low levels of self-control are associated with criminal behavior throughout the life course, an idea that has generated wide empirical support. The theory ...
  • Botuck, Shelly; Berretty, Patricia; Cho, Sarah; Tax, Corey; Archer, Michele; Cattaneo, Lauren Bennett (Safe Horizon, 2009)
    Eighty-two women who had experienced stalking by a current or former intimate partner were interviewed at the beginning of the study and monthly over the next 12 months, in order to inquire about various aspects of their ...
  • Hasstedt, Kinsey; Rowan, Andrea (Guttmacher Institute, 2016)
    Intimate partner violence (IPV) can have several negative effects, including on women’s sexual and reproductive health rights. This policy review gives advocates and services providers an understanding of policies and ...
  • Kilpatrick, Dean; McCauley, Jenna (National Resource Center on Domestic Violence VAWnet, 2009)
    Policy makers and those who serve sexual violence victims/survivors need accurate information about violence against women to document the extent of the problem and to develop effective public policy, criminal justice, ...
  • Bothamley, Sarah; Tully, Ruth J. (2018)
    Purpose: The disclosure of private images with the intent of causing distress is often described as “revenge pornography”. In the UK, this newly legislated crime has received a high level of media attention following several ...
  • Unknown author (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2016)
    This fact sheet provides a short introduction to school violence. It defines and describes school violence in general, explores effects on public and individual children’s or teens’ health, and looks at school violence ...
  • Unknown author (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 2014)
    This fact sheet provides a short introduction to sexual violence. It defines and describes sexual violence in general and explores effects on public and individual victims’ health. It also lists CDC interventions responding ...