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  • Burke, Laurie; Neimeyer, Robert (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2014)
    Abstract: Many mourners turn to their spiritual beliefs and traditions when confronted by the death of a loved one. However, prior studies have either focused primarily on the benefits of faith following loss or studied ...
  • Kropp, P.R.; Hart, S.D.; Webster, C.D.; Eaves, D. (Law and Human Behavior, 1995)
    Kropp, Hart, Webster, and Eaves developed the Spousal Assault Risk Assessment (SARA) in 1995 for law enforcement professionals to use as a risk assessment during case management processes. The assessment includes 20 items ...
  • Hill, Janice; Thies, Jeanie (Evaluation and Program Planning, 2010)
    This is an example of a logic model related to services for victims of domestic violence and child abuse and involvement with the justice system. You may use the model and the language, but if you photocopy this, it does ...
  • Stalking 
    Unknown author (Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), 2018)
    Each of the NCVRW Crime and Victimization Fact Sheets provides a snapshot of current research and victimization statistics in the United States....Stalking is generally defined as a pattern of behavior that would cause a ...
  • Unknown author (National Center for Victims of Crime (NCVC), 2015)
    This fact sheet summarizes statistics and findings of four studies to provide an overview of stalking, covering stalking victimization, intimate partner femicide, stalker behavior, and the impact of stalking on victims. ...
  • Kercher, Glen; Johnson, Matthew (Crime Victims' Institute at Sam Houston State University, 2007)
    This report presents information on stalking victimization among Texas residents. The data for this report came from a telephone survey of a random sample of Texas residents. Over 700 adult residents were queried about ...
  • Wilkes, Nicole; Bouffard, Leana (Crime Victims' Institute at Sam Houston State University, 2014)
    The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of stalking prevalence in Texas, Texas state laws pertaining to stalking, existing research on stalking victimization, perpetration, and impacts. The study recommends ...
  • Wilkes, Nicole; Bouffard, Leana (Crime Victims' Institute at Sam Houston State University, 2014)
    There has been little research addressing the role of law enforcement in stalking cases, and no studies specifically address the response of campus law enforcement to stalking on college and university campuses. Campus ...
  • Rosay, Andre (Alaska Justice Statistical Analysis Center, 2017)
    The 2015 Alaska Victimization Survey for Alaska statewide was conducted from May to August 2015. Stalking estimates were released on January 17, 2017. The survey included eight forms of nonconsensual contact. The 2015 ...
  • Purdie-Vaughns, Valerie; Williams, David (Harvard, 2015)
    A paper in this issue [of Social Science & Medicine] analyzing the impact of Stand-Your-Ground laws revealed a disturbing pattern of racial bias. Individuals (i.e.,defendants) in Florida were more likely to avoid charges ...
  • Desilets, Christian (Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS), 2017)
    National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C) researched each of the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, and five U.S. territories to determine how they handled the regulatory function in the four categories [banking and ...
  • Unknown author (National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA), 2014)
    This fact sheet reviews state laws on guardianship that affect elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, in the context of 16 states changing their guardianship codes as of 2014. It notes changes in state laws related to ...
  • Diez, Carolina; Kurland, Rachel; Rothman, Emily; Siegal, Michael (Annals of Internal Medicine, 2017)
    Background: To prevent intimate partner homicide (IPH), some states have adopted laws restricting firearm possession by intimate partner violence (IPV) offenders. “Possession” laws prohibit the possession of firearms by ...
  • Fine, Aubrey; Beck, Alan; Ng, Zenithson (MDPI, 2019)
    As the worldwide popularity of animal-assisted interventions (AAIs) increases, the field is quickly approaching a paradigm shift, adjusting its image to incorporate more evidence-based research and aligning its purpose for ...
  • Lowry, Samantha; Feeley, Lisa; Cramer, Jacob; Reddy, Vipin; Gibbes, Laney (Iowa Attorney General, 2016)
    On behalf of the Iowa Attorney General’s Office Crime Victim Assistance Division (CVAD), the ICF research team was tasked with conducting a needs assessment of victim service providers and crime victims across the state ...
  • Taylor, Bruce (University of Chicago National Opinion Research Center (NORC), 2014)
    This presentation was part of the Technical Working Group on Violent Victimization Research, held December 2-3, 2014 in Washington, DC. The presentation discusses definitional issues on victims and victim services and ...
  • Iser, Alison (Vera Institute of Justice, 2017)
    This report summarizes the state of knowledge about victims and survivors of crime, highlighting 2017 news stories and updates on movements related to crime victims rights and stories. It gives various data points about ...
  • Unknown author (Office for Victims of Crime (OVC), 2016)
    This report presents the features, results, and recommendations of Oklahoma’s State-Tribal Victim Liaison Demonstration Program, which used a grant from the U.S. Justice Department’s Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) to ...
  • Burnett, Jason; Halphen, John (National Adult Protective Services Association (NAPSA), 2017)
    In 2017, the Texas Elder Abuse and Mistreatment Institute launched a statewide elder mistreatment assessment program (www.facntx.org) which utilizes technology in the forms of a web-based communication portal and video-phone ...
  • Labriola, Melissa; Cissner, Amanda; Rempel, Michael (Center for Court Innovation, 2013)
    47 items across 9 domains in initial survey. 11 supplemental questions in survey supplement. The 11-item survey supplement was created in response to unanswered questions generated by the initial survey. Therefore, questions ...