In This Issue
- From the Executive Director
- Stalking Through Social Media
- Did You Know
- Incarcerated Victims
- Q&A About Stalking Through Social Media
- Legislative Update
- OPDV Welcomes New General Counsel
- Governor Cuomo Appoints New Director of Office of Victim Services
- Special Feature: New Videos & “Shine the Light on Domestic Violence” Update
- In Loving Memory
January is Stalking Awareness Month
Teen Dating Violence Awareness and Prevention Month
For more information on Teen Dating Violence, visit our Respect Love, Love Respect website.
Of the 1,200 teens under 19 years of age who filed for a civil Order of Protection for dating violence in 2009 and 2010 in New York State, abuse alleged by petitioners included harassment (83.7%), aggravated harassment (50.9%), and assault (52.3%).
This statistic is taken from the 2012 New York State Domestic Violence Dashboard, available at the end of July.
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