Extreme Risk Protection Order Statutes

Resource: The Battered Women’s Justice Project published the “Extreme Risk Protection Order Statutes” resource. This resource provides information about Extreme Risk Laws, also known as extreme risk protection orders, to help law enforcement officers and advocates assist victims of crimes. Learn more at https://www.bwjp.org/assets/documents/pdfs/2020-fall-extreme-risk-protection-order.pdf

A Victim-Centered Approach to Sexual Violence Against Native Women: Resource Guide for Drafting Sexual Assault Law Enforcement Protocols.

Resource: The Office of Violence Against Women and the Tribal Law and Policy Institute published “A Victim-Centered Approach to Sexual Violence Against Native Women: Resource Guide for Drafting Sexual Assault Law Enforcement Protocols.” Tribal law enforcement officers play an essential role in securing safety and justice for Native survivors of Read more…

The Battered Women’s Justice Project (BWJP), in Partnership with the Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women (LRC), Presents “Should They Stay or Should They Go: Helping Domestic Violence Survivors with Interstate Cases”

Training Opportunity: The Battered Women’s Justice Project (BWJP), in partnership with the Legal Resource Center on Violence Against Women (LRC), presents “Should They Stay or Should They Go: Helping Domestic Violence Survivors with Interstate Cases.” This pre-recorded webinar provides participants with an overview of the various federal and state laws Read more…

Coping with Disasters and Strengthening Systems: Leading Your Agency Through a Disaster

Resource: The Child Welfare Capacity Building Collaborative published the “Coping with Disasters and Strengthening Systems: Leading Your Agency Through a Disaster” tip sheet. Child welfare leaders play a critical, collaborative role in effective disaster planning, response, and recovery. This tip sheet provides child welfare leaders with specific actions to take Read more…

The Victim Rights Law Center (VRLC) is Hosting a “Survivor-Centered Legal Services for Youth with Disabilities” Webinar

Training Opportunity: August 4, 2021. The Victim Rights Law Center (VRLC) is hosting “Survivor-Centered Legal Services for Youth with Disabilities.” Minors with disabilities are targeted for sexual violence at rates many times higher than the general population. They are also at increased risk of repeat victimization. Join VRLC moderator Senior Read more…

The National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College Presents “Response to At-Risk Missing and High-Risk Endangered Missing Children”

Training Opportunity: August 3, 2021. The National Criminal Justice Training Center of Fox Valley Technical College presents “Response to At-Risk Missing and High-Risk Endangered Missing Children” to provide information on engaging and constructing a collaborative response to at-risk missing and high-risk endangered missing children. Participants will explore how a missing Read more…