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Portland police pair data with professional insight to help tackle domestic violence

This blog post sponsored by IBM. Learn how the Portland Police Bureau increased domestic violence investigations by 111% and arrests by 21% Manually prioritizing domestic violence cases took Portland’s police several hours each day – time that they wanted to … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Community Awareness

In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), we are highlighting innovative responses to domestic violence and community efforts of three police departments. The third agency to be highlighted is the Apache Junction Police Department (Arizona). Every year during Domestic … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Lethality Assessment Program

In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), we are highlighting innovative responses to domestic violence and community efforts of three police departments. The second agency to be highlighted is the East Hartford Police Department (Connecticut). In 2012, the East … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month: Public Service Announcement

In observance of Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), we are highlighting innovative responses to domestic violence and community efforts of three police departments.  The first agency to be highlighted is the Springfield Police Department (Missouri). Springfield Police Department recently partnered … Continue reading

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Domestic Violence Awareness Month 2014

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month –what are you doing to support victims? Throughout the month of October we will be highlighting the efforts of three departments that have implemented innovative practices to respond to domestic violence and partnered with … Continue reading

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Conference Event: Domestic Violence and Firearms- Protecting Victims

On Tuesday October 28th, the National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women will hold a focus group on firearms and domestic violence at the IACP’s Annual Conference and Expo. The focus group seeks to collect information to create … Continue reading

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Congressional Hearings on Violence Against Women

IACP National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women staff recently attended a U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on “VAWA Next Steps: Protecting Women from Gun Violence”.  The hearing was chaired by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI). The panel heard … Continue reading

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Vermont Executives Enhance Leadership on Violence Against Women

Last month, the International Association of Chiefs of Police, National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women team, in collaboration with the Vermont Center for Crime Victim Services (VCCVS), hosted the Vermont Law Enforcement Leadership Institute on Violence Against … Continue reading

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Upcoming Vermont Leadership Institute on Violence Against Women Crimes

In June 2014, the IACP will be holding the Vermont Law Enforcement Leadership Institute on Violence Against Women in Burlington, VT. With support from the Department of Justice, Office on Violence Against Women (OVW), this transformative opportunity will be focused … Continue reading

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Application Deadline Extended for Ohio Leadership Institute on Violence Against Women

The application submission deadline for the Ohio Institute has been extended to January 13th. In March 2014, the IACP’s National Law Enforcement Leadership Initiative on Violence Against Women will be holding the Ohio Law Enforcement Leadership Institute on Violence Against … Continue reading

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