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CDC REPORT ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND HOMICIDE AGAINST WOMEN
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Most female homicide victims are killed by husbands or other intimate partners, new report shows, Ariana Eunjung Cha, The Washington Post, July 20, 2017. Copyright © 2017 The Washington Post Company.
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Nearly Half of All Murdered Women are Killed by Romantic Partners, Olga Khazan, The Atlantic, July 20, 2017. Copyright © 2017 The Atlantic Monthly Group.
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FATHERS WHO KILL, THEN BURN, THEIR FAMILIES: WHY IS IT HAPPENING HERE?, Kimberly A.C. Wilson, The Oregonian, February 10, 2012. Copyright © 2012 Oregon Live LLC.
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"FEMICIDE" ~ THE POWER OF A NAME, Diana E.H. Russell, Women's Media Center, New York, NY: October 5, 2011.
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FEMICIDE AND THE FEMINIST PERSPECTIVE (abstract), Rae Taylor and Jana L. Jasinski, Homicide Studies (volume 15 , pages 341-362), Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA: 2011. Copyright © 2011 Sage.
FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE 2013 NJ DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FATALITY & NEAR FATALITY REVIEW BOARD ~ INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IN NEW JERSEY'S AFRICAN AMERICAN COMMUNITY, New Jersey Department of Children and Families Office of Performance Management and Accountability, Trenton, NJ: October 2013.
FLORIDA DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FATALITY REVIEW E-NEWSLETTER, Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Tallahassee, FL.
Number 8, December 2010
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FROM TEAMS OF EXPERTS TO EXPERT TEAMS: REVIEWING DOMESTIC VIOLENCE DEATHS, Neil Websdale, Blog, OJP Diagnostic Center, Washington, DC: May 9, 2017.
GEORGIA DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FATALITY REVIEW PROJECT, Georgia Commission on Family Violence and Georgia Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
2017 Report. Read news release.
2016 Report. Read news release.
2015 Report. Read news release.
GLOBAL STUDY ON HOMICIDE, 2013, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna, AT: March 2014. Copyright © 2014 United Nations.
HAROLD HENTHORN INDICTED FOR ALLEGEDLY KILLING WIFE YEARS AFTER DEATH DURING HIKE, Michael McLaughlin, HuffPost, November 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
THE HARDEST CASES: WHEN CHILDREN DIE, JUSTICE CAN BE ELUSIVE, A.C. Thompson and Chisun Lee, ProPublica, Joe Shapiro and Sandra Bartlett, NPR, and PBS' FRONTLINE, Washington, DC: June 27, 2011. Copyright © 2011 ProPublica.
HE KIDNAPPED, BEAT AND TORTURED HIS WIFE. FREE ON BOND, HE KILLED HER., Melissa Jeltsen, HuffPost, September 7, 2016. Copyright © 2016 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
HOMELAND INSECURITY, Nick Anderson, Houston Chronicle, Houston, TX: June 1, 2012. Copyright © 2012 Hearst Newspapers, LLC.
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JURY FINDS HOUSTON-AREA TEEN WHO FATALLY SHOT HER ABUSIVE FATHER NOT GUILTY, posted by Alex Hunt, Children and the Law Blog, February 10, 2012. Copyright © 2012 Children and the Law Blog.
KANSAS GOVERNOR'S DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FATALITY REVIEW BOARD 2010 REPORT, Kansas Governor's Domestic Violence Fatality Review Board, Topeka, KS: January
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MAN KillS WIFE IN Domestic Violence Shelter, Associated Press, CNN.com, Atlanta, GA: September 22, 2006. Copyright © 2006 The Associated Press.
MAN KillS LONG TERM INTIMATE PARTNER IN REPORTED SELF-DEFENSE IN COLUMBUS, OHIO, National Coalition of Anti-Violence Programs, New York, NY: April 10, 2012.
MANY SHOOTINGS ARE NOT CALLED BY THEIR PROPER NAME: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Jessica Valenti, The Guardian, September 16, 2015. Copyright © 2015 Guardian News and Media Limited.
MANY WOMEN AT RISK OF BEING MURDERED DON'T KNOW IT, Alison McCook, Reuters Health, New York, NY: November 28, 2003.
MASSACHUSETTS' SIMPLE SOLUTION FOR PREVENTING DOMESTIC HOMICIDE, Amanda Marcotte, XXfactor Blog, Slate, July 15, 2013. Copyright © 2013 The Slate Group LLC.
Maternal Homicide: The Unknown Toll – Many New or Expectant Mothers Die Violent Deaths (series), Donna St. George, The Washington Post, Washington, DC. Copyright © 1996-2004 The Washington Post Company.
Researchers Stunned by Scope of Slayings: Further Studies Needed, Most Agree (sidebar), December 19, 2004.
Maternal Homicide: The Unknown Toll – Many New or Expectant Mothers Die Violent Deaths (Part 1), December 19, 2004.
Pregnancy and Homicide: Violence Intersects Lives of Violence (Part 2), December 20, 2004.
Mending Shattered Childhoods – Newborns, Siblings and Substitute Caregivers Endure Reminders of Loss (Part 3), December 21, 2004.
MELEANIE HAIN: GUN-CARRYING SOCCER MOM KILLED BY HUSBAND IN MURDER SUICIDE, POLICE SAY, HuffPost, Lebanon, PA: March 18, 2010. Copyright © 2010 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
Men Kill Children ‘To Hit at Wives’, Caroline Overington, The Australian, Sydney, New South Wales, AU: September 16, 2005. Copyright © 2005 The Australian.
MEN OFFER ABHORRENT EXCUSES FOR KILLING WOMEN. DON'T REPEAT THEM., Melissa Jeltsen, HuffPost, September 23, 2015. Copyright © 2015 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
MEN WHO MURDER THEIR FAMILIES: WHAT THE RESEARCH TELLS US, National Institute of Justice, Washington, DC.
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MISSED SIGNS. FATAL CONSEQUENCES. HOW TEXAS MISSED DEADLY PATTERNS AND KEY PIECES OF INFORMATION THAT COULD HAVE HELPED PROTECT VULNERABLE CHILDREN., Andrea Ball and Eric Dexheimer, Austin American-Statesman, Austin, TX: January 2015.
Mom’s Slaying Highlights Repeated Domestic Abuse, Valerie Kalfrin, The Tampa Tribune, Tampa, FL: May 23, 2005.Copyright © 2005 The Tribune Co.
A MONTH TO RECALL DOMESTIC ABUSE HOMICIDES, Larry Riley, The Muncie Star Press, Muncie, IN: October 18, 2011. Copyright © 2011 thestarpress.com.
MOTHERHOOD ON TRIAL: THE AMERICAN MEDIA'S RECEPTION OF THE FILICIDE CASES OF SUSAN SMITH, ANDREA YATES, AND CASEY ANTHONY, Mereth Pauline von Salomon, Master's Thesis American Studies, Utrecht University, Utrecht, NL: June 13, 2012.
MURDER SUICIDES BY MEN SHOULD GET NO SYMPATHY: CLEARY, Julie Power, The Sydney Morning Herald, September 14, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Fairfax Media.
MURDER, SUICIDE TOP MEDICAL DEATHS IN PREGNANCY, Kerry Grens, Reuters, New York, NY: October 26, 2011. Copyright © 2011 Thomson Reuters.
MURDER: THE TICKING TIME BOMB IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE CASES, Susan Murphy-Milano, Forbes, November 29, 2011. Copyright © 2011 Forbes.com LLC.
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NEW STUDY EXAMINES THE ROLE OF INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IN WORKPLACE HOMICIDES AMONG U.S. WOMEN, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Atlanta, GA: May 3, 2012.
NO MORE SECRETS ~ UTAH'S DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE..., Utah Office on Domestic & Sexual Violence, Salt Lake City, UT.
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NOT SO FAR AWAY: WHY U.S. DOMESTIC VIOLENCE IS AKIN TO HONOR CRIMES, Jessica Winegar, Women's eNews, April 7, 2016. Copyright © 2016 Women's eNews.
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OREGON OFFICER WIFE-ABUSE PROBE PRECEDED KILLINGS, Judith Spitzer, Women's eNews, Portland, OR: August 4, 2010. Copyright © 2010 Women's eNews.
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OVER 100 WOMEN ARE KILLED EACH DAY BY A PARTNER OR FAMILY MEMBER, PER NEW UN REPORT, Elham Khatami, Think Progress, November 26, 2018. Copyright © 2005-2018 Center for American Progress Action Fund.
PARRICIDE:CHILDREN WHO KILL THEIR PARENTS, Ruth Ann Strong, Thesis for a Degree of Master of Science in Criminal Justice, California State University, Sacramento, Sacramento, CA: Summer 1988.
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PATH TO CURB DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOMICIDES SCRUTINIZED AS MANY SKIP COURT-ORDERED COUNSELING, Dana Treen, The Florida Times-Union, January 23, 2016. Copyright © 2016 Jacksonville.com, Florida Times-Union.
PETERSON CONVICTED OF DOUBLE MURDER, Kimberly Edds and Amy Argetsinger, The Washington Post, Washington, DC: November 13, 2004. Copyright © 2004 The Washington Post Company.
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PREVIOUS VICTIM KNEW WHAT DROVE KATY GIRL TO KILL, Patricia Kilday Hart, Houston Chronicle, February 10, 2012. Copyright © 2012 Hearst Newspapers, LLC.
Q&A: A PROMINENT ADVOCATE PRESSES FOR BETTER INVESTIGATIONS OF CHILD DEATHS, Aarti Shahani, ProPublica, NPR and PBS' FRONTLINE, Washington, DC: July 18, 2011. Copyright © 2011 ProPublica.
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REPORT ON DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND FEMICIDE RESULTING FROM INADEQUATE GUN CONTROL AND FIREARMS REGULATION IN THE UNITED STATES, United Nations Human Rights Council, Geneva, CH: December 2010.
REPORT TO THE LEGISLATURE..., Montana Domestic Violence Fatality Review Commission, Helena, MT.
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...January 2005 Report
RESEARCH RESULTS FROM A NATIONAL STUDY OF INTIMATE PARTNER HOMICIDE: THE DANGER ASSESSMENT INSTRUMENT, Jacquelyn C. Campbell et al, 2004.
RISK FACTORS FOR FEMICIDE IN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS: RESULTS FROM A MULTISITE CASE CONTROL STUDY, Jacquelyn C. Campbell el al, American Journal of Public Health (volume 93 , pages 1089-1097), Washington, DC: July 2003. Copyright © 2003 American Public Health Association.
THE ROLE OF INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE IN HOMICIDES OF CHILDREN AGED 2-14 YEARS, Avanti Adhia, S. Bryn Austin, Garrett M. Fitzmaurice and David Hemenway, American Journal of Preventive Medicine, published online November 8, 2018. Copyright © 2018 Elsevier Inc.
SAYING THAT A KILLER 'SNAPPED' IS NOT AN EXPLANATION FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, Libby Copeland, She The People Blog, The Washington Post, Washington, DC: July 21, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Washington Post Company.
THE SEMINAL ISSUE OF REAL PREVENTION OF CHILD ABUSE DEATHS IN THE U.S.: IGNORED BY NATIONAL REPORTS, PUBLIC OFFICIALS AND POLITICIANS AND THE MEDIA, Robert C. Fellmeth, The Blog, HuffPost, April 4, 2016. Copyright © 2016 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc. Review report.
Stalking and Intimate Partner Femicide, Judith M. McFarlane, Jacquelyn C. Campbell, Susan Wilt, Carolyn J. Sachs, Yvonne Ulrich and Xiao Xu, Homicide Studies (volume 3 , pages 300-316), Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA: November 1999. Copyright © 1999 Sage.
STATE COALITION CALLS FOR "COURAGEOUS LEADERSHIP" WITH RELEASE OF 12-MONTH REVIEW OF OHIO'S DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FATALITIES, Ohio Domestic Violence Network, October 3, 2016. Review infographic.
THE STATES WHERE WOMEN ARE MOST LIKELY TO BE MURDERED BY MEN, Melissa Jeltsen, HuffPost, September 15, 2015. Copyright © 2015 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
STOP MAKING EXCUSES FOR ALAN HAWE ~ HE KILLED THREE SONS AND WIFE WITH HATCHET AND KNIVES, Suzanne Breen, Belfast Telegraph, Atlanta,GA: June 9, 2016. Copyright © 2016 Belfast Telegraph.
Stricter Domestic Violence Laws Urged, Scott Rothschild, Lawrence Journal-World, Lawrence, KS: October 5, 2006. Copyright © 2006 The Lawrence Journal-World.
STUDY: FOREIGN-BORN WOMEN MORE LIKELY TO BE SLAIN BY PARTNERS, Rocco Parascandola, New York Newsday, New York, NY: October 22, 2004. Copyright © 2004 Newsday, Inc. See Femicide in New York City: 1995-2002.
SUGGESTED GUIDELINES FOR ADVOCATES PARTICIPATING IN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FATALITY REVIEWS, Margaret Hobart, Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Seattle and Olympia, WA: March 2005.
SUICIDE AND HOMICIDE REMAIN IMPORTANT PUBLIC HEALTH PROBLEMS ACCORDING TO NEW DATA FROM THE NATIONAL VIOLENT DEATH REPORTING SYSTEM, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta,GA: August 18, 2016.
“Tell the world what happened to me.” Findings and Recommendations from the Washington State Domestic Violence Fatality Review, Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Seattle and Olympia, WA: December 2002.
TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF FAMILY AND PROTECTIVE SERVICES CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT FATALITIES ANNUAL REPORT ~ FISCAL YEAR 2016 ANALYSIS, Texas Health and Human Services Commission, Austin, TX: June 2017.
TEXPROTECTS RESPONSE TO CECANF REPORT, TexProtects, Dallas, TX: March 17, 2016. Review CECANF Report.
THIS IS HOW A DOMESTIC VIOLENCE VICTIM FALLS THROUGH THE CRACKS, Melissa Jeltsen, HuffPost, June 6, 2014. Copyright © 2014 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
THIS IS NOT A LOVE STORY: AMERICA'S DEADLY DOMESTIC VIOLENCE PROBLEM, Melissa Jeltsen, HuffPost, 2016. Copyright © 2016 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
THIS WAS A BAD, GRUESOME, AND UTTERLY TYPICAL WEEK FOR MEN KILLING THEIR PARTNERS, Anna Merlan, Jezebel, June 3, 2016.
THREATS AND THOSE WHO MAKE THEM: TAKING THEM SERIOUSLY, David Adams, The Blog, HuffPost, August 16, 2017. Copyright © 2017 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
TILL DEATH DO US PART ~ POST AND COURIER SPECIAL INVESTIGATION (seven part series), Doug Pardue, Glenn Smith, Jennifer Berry Hawes and Natalie Caula Hauff, The Post and Courier, Charleston, SC: August 19, 2014. Copyright © 2014 The Post and Courier. See related article in Slate, August 20, 2014.
Till Death Do Us Part, Part 1
Legislative Inaction, Part 2
Honor and rage, Part 3
'I just remember the fear', Part 4
Cases fall apart, abusers go free, Part 5
No more missed opportunities, Part 6
Enough is Enough, Part 7
"TILL DEATH US DO PART": HOMICIDE DEFENSES FOR WOMEN IN ABUSIVE RELATIONSHIPS ~ SIMILAR PROBLEMS ~ DIFFERENT RESPONSES IN GERMANY AND AUSTRALIA (abstract), Kerstin Braun, Violence Against Women (first published online), August 24, 2016. Copyright © 2016 Sage.
TOP TEN MOST MURDEROUS STATES FOR WOMEN KILLED BY MEN, Josh Sugarmann, HuffPost, Washington, DC: October 26, 2010. Copyright © 2010 Huffington Post.
TRAGEDY STRIKES AGAIN, Jim Davis, The Sentinel, Temple Hills, MD: August 21, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Montgomery Sentinel Publishing, Inc. and Berlyn, Incorporated.
TWENTY YEARS AFTER THE VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN ACT... (graphics ~ scroll down), Center for American Progress, Washington, DC: September 2014.
UP TO US: LESSONS LEARNED AND GOALS FOR CHANGE AFTER THIRTEEN YEARS OF THE WASHINGTON STATE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE FATALITY REVIEW, Jake Fawcett, Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence, Olympia, WA: December 2010.
UPON FURTHER EXAMINATION, Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence, East Hartford, CT.
2012 Findings and Recommendations from the Connecticut Domestic Violence Fatality Review Committee, July 2012
2011 Findings and Recommendations from the Connecticut Domestic Violence Fatality Review Committee, July 2011
UTAH DOMESTIC VIOLENCE RELATED DEATHS 2010, Utah Domestic Violence Council, Salt Lake City, UT: January 5, 2011. Read news release.
VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN AND ATTORNEY GENERAL HOLDER ANNOUNCE GRANTS TO HELP REDUCE DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOMICIDES, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC: March 13, 2013. Read Attorney General Eric Holder's remarks, the fact sheet on the Obama Administration's commitment to reducing domestic violence homicides and the fact sheet on the link between common sense efforts to reduce gun violence and preventing domestic violence homicides.
Victim’s Brother-in-Law Charged in Fatal Shooting – Woman Killed at Family’s Eatery, Kenneth A. Gailliard, The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, SC: May 10, 2005. Copyright © 2005 Knight Ridder.
WATCHING DAD WATCH MOM: CHILDHOOD LESSONS FOR MEN WHO KILL INTIMATE PARTNERS, David Adams, The Blog, HuffPost, May 12, 2015. Copyright © 2015 TheHuffingtonPost.com, Inc.
Weapons and Violence Mark Trimble’s Past, Present, Kymberli Hagelberg, Knight Ridder / Tribune News Service, Akron Beacon Journal, Akron, OH: January 31, 2005. Copyright © 2005 Knight Ridder / Tribune News Service and Akron Beacon Journal.
WHAT WAR ON WOMEN?, Upworthy, June 19, 2012.
WHEN A CHILD KILLS ~ ABUSED CHILDREN WHO KILL THEIR PARENTS, Paul Mones, Pocket Publishing, Minneapolis, MN: September 1, 1992. Read reviews.
WHEN A MURDER IS DOMESTIC VIOLENCE, WE FORGET ABOUT IT, Renée Graham, The Boston Globe, April 15, 2017. Copyright © 2017 Boston Globe Media Partners, LLC.
WHEN MEN MURDER WOMEN: AN ANALYSIS OF HOMICIDE DATA – FEMALES MURDERED BY MALES IN SINGLE VICTIM / SINGLE OFFENDER INCIDENTS, Violence Policy Center, Washington, DC.
2016 Data, September 2018 Report, read news release
2015 Data, September 2017 Report, read news release
2014 Data, September 2016 Report, read news release
2013 Data, September 2015 Report, read news release
2012 Data, September 2014 Report, read news release
2011 Data, September 2013 Report
2010 Data, September 2012 Report
2009 Data, September 2011 Report
2008 Data, September 2010 Report
2007 Data, September 2009 Report
2006 Data, September 2008 Report
2005 Data, September 2007 Report
2004 Data, September 2006 Report
2003 Data, September 2005 Report
2002 Data, September 2004 Report
2001 Data, September 2003 Report
2000 Data, October 2002 Report
1999 Data, October 2001 Report
1996 Data, September 1998 Report
WHEN PARENTS KILL: FBI DATA REVEAL DISTURBING PATTERNS, Marisol Bello, USA Today, Mechanicsville, VA: October 25, 2014. Copyright © 2014 USA Today.
THE WIFE-KILLER MAP OF AMERICA: THIRD OF ALL WOMEN MURDERED IN THE U.S. ARE KILLED BY THEIR PARTNERS WHO MOST LIKELY LIVE IN THE SOUTH, REVEALS STUDY, Alexandra Klausner, Daily Mail, October 9, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Associated Newspapers Ltd.
WISCONSIN DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOMICIDE REPORT, End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin, Madison, WI.
2013, September 2014. Read news release.
2011 & 2012, September 2013.
2009, September 2010.
2005, September 2007.
WITHIN OUR REACH: A NATIONAL STRATEGY TO ELIMINATE CHILD ABUSE AND NEGLECT FATALITIES, Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities, Washington, DC: 2016.
Women Likelier to Be Slain by a Partner than a Stranger, Nina Bernstein and Leslie Kaufman, The New York Times, New York, NY: October 22, 2004. Copyright © 2004 The New York Times Company. See Femicide in New York City: 1995-2002.
HOMICIDES AMONG U.S. WOMEN: THE ROLE OF INTIMATE PARTNER VIOLENCE, Hope M. Tiesman, Kelly K. Gurka, Srinivas Konda, Jeffrey H. Coben and Harlan E. Amandus, Annals of Epidemiology (volume 22 , pages 277-284), Philadelphia, PA: April 2012. Copyright © 2012 Elsevier Inc.
WRESTLING MURDER HIGHLIGHTS VIOLENCE-SUICIDE LINKS, Marie Tessier, Women's eNews: October 1, 2007. Copyright © 2007 Women's eNews.