Law Enforcement and Domestic Violence
This paper presents a policy analysis and looks at law enforcement and domestic violence.
# 136666 | 2,250 words | 5 sources | APA | 2007 |
Published on Dec 01, 2007 in Law (Criminal) , Criminology (Criminal Justice and Corrections) , Criminology (Public and Crime) , Political Science (General)
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In this article, the writer discusses that Connecticut's 1986 Police Response to Crimes of Family Violence Law was enacted to protect individuals from spousal violence. The law set up a policy to help police handle situations involving abuse. The writer discusses that it included procedures necessary for the police to investigate and report back on suspected domestic violence cases. The policy was implemented and reviewed once in 1987.
From the Paper:"The Connecticut Family Violence Prevention and Response Act of 1986 established uniform standards and training for first responders to incidents of domestic violence. The policy comes after four hundred years of male dominated laws and policies that left women and children vulnerable to abuse. The policy was reviewed in 1987 and found mainly successful with the need for some minor modifications particularly related to training procedures, the issue of dual arrests and interdepartmental coordination. Police Response to Crimes of Family Violence (2006) is a document first ..."
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