Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

Public Awareness

Bulletins - Spring 2013 OPDV Bulletin

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April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month (ribbon)
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month

For more information on sexual assault, visit the OPDV Website

Did you know…

In a recent study on teens and orders of protection, 51% of male respondents with an average age of only 20.9 years already had adult criminal histories when the orders were taken out against them.

From Final Report: An Exploratory Study of Juvenile Orders of Protection as a Remedy for Dating Violence, NIJ Grant # 2011-MU-FX-0005. P. 59.

NYS Office for the Prevention of Domestic Violence

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