Dating assessment tool
Identifying and documenting risk factors should be incorporated into each step of the criminal justice intervention.
Your CCR could provide leadership in assessing what practices are in place and where gaps exist in identifying, documenting and transmitting risk information throughout the criminal justice intervention.
(Department of Health & Human Services) Use the following structured searches on Domestic Violence, encompassing the terms above, to keep apprised of newly published or funded research and guidelines.
The legal response to domestic violence has changed dramatically during the last 30 years.
The term describes physical violence, sexual violence, stalking and psychological aggression (including coercive acts) by a current or former intimate partner.
(Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) Reproductive and Sexual Coercion is defined as a "behavior intended to maintain power and control in a relationship related to reproductive health by someone who is, was, or wishes to be involved in an intimate or dating relationship with an adult or adolescent.
For example, the DA, DVSI, ODARA, and SARA each have yes/no questions or scored items that deal with the offender’s past assaults and substance abuse.
The DVSI can be completed by a review of prior court and probation records.
The following terms guide the selection of resources for this page: Domestic violence can be defined as attempting to cause or causing bodily injury to a family or household member or placing a family or household member by threat of force in fear of imminent physical harm.