Practical Implications of Current Domestic Violence Research: For Law Enforcement, Prosecutors and Judges
Published June 2009
By Andrew R. Klein
The purpose of this work is to describe to practitioners what the research tells us about domestic violence, including its
perpetrators and victims, the impact of current responses to it and, more particularly, the implications of that research
for day-to-day, real-world responses to domestic violence by law enforcement officers, prosecutors and judges.
This NIJ ePub is based on three final reports submitted to the National Institute of Justice under contract number 2007M-07032,
which was awarded to Advocates for Human Potential.
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Date Created: June 5, 2009