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Violence in Colorado

Violence in Colorado

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Published by Colorado Dept. of Public Health and Environment in Denver, CO .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado.,
  • Colorado
    • Subjects:
    • Violence -- Colorado.,
    • Violence -- Colorado -- Prevention.,
    • Family violence -- Colorado.,
    • Family violence -- Colorado -- Prevention.,
    • Violent crimes -- Colorado.,
    • Violent crimes -- Colorado -- Prevention.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Violence Prevention Advisory Committee, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment [and] Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence, University of Colorado, Boulder.
      ContributionsColorado. Dept. of Public Health and Environment., University of Colorado, Boulder. Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence., Colorado. Violence Prevention Advisory Committee.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN79.C63 V55 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 364 p. :
      Number of Pages364
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL937435M
      LC Control Number95621240
      OCLC/WorldCa31873930

      El Paso County is located on Colorado's Front Range, approximately 65 miles south of Denver. It is the second largest county in the state with a population slightly over ,; , live in the city of Colorado Springs. Violence is "the use of physical force so as to injure, abuse, damage, or destroy." Less conventional definitions are also used, such as the World Health Organization's definition of violence as "the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community, which either results in or has a high .


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Family Violence Prevention and Services Act - The Federal Congress approved the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act in This created a grant for states to assist in. Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence Founded in by Dr. Delbert Elliott, international expert in youth violence prevention and Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the University of Colorado, the Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence (CSPV) aims to bridge the gap between research and practice to ensure that the best that is known from.

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Special Projects. Break the Silence against Domestic Violence is a domestic violence service near Colorado Springs, CO providing help for people dealing with domestic abuse. Call Shutdown puts funding at risk for Colorado domestic violence and sexual assault organizations Money awarded through the Violence Against Women Act is used for training, critical programs.

The Victim Rights Act (VRA) in Colorado ensures that crime victims are treated with fairness, respect, dignity and that they are free from intimidation, harassment, and abuse. The VRA also helps to ensure that victims are informed of critical stages of the criminal justice process and that they may be present for, and heard, at certain stages as well.

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Sara Pierce, a detective with the Longmont Police Force, wrote a book for children about witnessing violence in the home. She was serving in the Domestic Violence Unit at that time. Pierce said she was part of a committee within L E.V.I.

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