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Enhancing Victim Safety & Protection

Firearm – (11 Del.C § 1448) Firearms pose a particular threat to victims of domestic violence. In the Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence’s 2012 publication, Gun Laws Matter 2012: understanding the Link between Weak Laws and Gun Violence, the Law Center ranked Delaware 11th out of 50 states for its gun violence prevention laws. […]

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Criminal Justice Committee

Legislation – Enhancing Victim Safety & Protection The purpose of the Criminal Justice Committee is to continuously review the system responses to domestic violence and sexual assault. The Committee works together to identify and implement improvements to the Criminal Justice system through policy development. This committee brings law enforcement, the courts, advocates and community partners […]

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Much of the DVCC’s work is accomplished through Committees comprised of Council members, staff, advocates, law enforcement, prosecutors, service providers, and community members. The diverse membership of DVCC Committees allows for greater input on domestic violence issues. Children and Domestic Violence Committee Criminal Justice Committee Elderly and Domestic Violence Committee Immigration Committee Legislative Committee Medical […]

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