Hope Bracelets

The Hope Domestic Violence Homicide Help Project is offering these handmade bracelets.  Each one has a silver Hope infinity charm, with a purple suede band.  The band is adjustable from 6" to 8".  Please show your support for our project with this $20 purchase. ...

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Intimate Partner Homicides up 70% in WI

Intimate Partner Homicides in Wisconsin soar. Fewer homicides than last year, but more involve intimate partners July 16, 2016 8 Comments SHARE By Ashley Luthern of the Journal Sentinel Although homicides and nonfatal shootings declined in Milwaukee during the first...

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How to Host a Candlelight Vigil

Cherie Griffin, Executive Director at the Women's Resource Center in Racine, hosts a Candlelight Vigil in the aftermath of every domestic violence homicide in the Racine community.  She offers up the following traditions honored in their community. "In Racine, when...

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Remember My Name National Campaign

The National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV), in conjunction with Ms. Magazine, started this project in 1994 to create a national registry of names to increase public awareness of domestic violence deaths. Since then, NCADV has continued to collect...

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Mourning Guide

For a link to a  printable pocket-guide on mourning, please click the link below:   Sympathy Guide This resource can assist with: How to notify others of a death What do I do now? Working with the Coroner/Medical Examiner's Office Resources for Recovery...

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How a Crime is Prosecuted

Navigating the Justice System Office of Crime Victim Services Laws very specifically govern how a crime is prosecuted in Wisconsin. When a crime is reported to a law enforcement agency, the agency investigates the crime and may refer the criminal matter to the...

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Domestic Violence Homicide Statistics

Only 4% of abused victims had used a domestic violence hotline or shelter within the year prior to being killed by an intimate partner. – Sharps, P. W., et al. (2001). Health care providers’ missed opportunities for preventing femicide. Preventive Medicine 33, 373-80....

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