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Addressing Language Access in Police Departments: Salem, MA, Police Department Models Compliance

Salem, Massachusetts, with a population of approximately 43,132, has a police force of 90 officers and uses a community policing…

Firearms and Ammunition Prohibitions in the Military  

Several studies estimate the rate of intimate partner violence (IPV) perpetration in the military from 13.3 percent to 47 percent…

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Reporting Domestic Offenses to Background Check Systems: Does it Really Matter?

Background check systems, such as the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS), were created to work like a net;…

Preventing Gun Violence Against Native Women

Six in ten Native women will be physically assaulted at some point in their lives and, on some reservations, the…

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The Texas Church Massacre and Preventing Domestic Violence-Related Gun Violence

On Sunday, November 5, a man shot and killed 26 people and injured at least 20 others at a church service…

BWJP Welcomes Equal Justice Works Fellow

As an Equal Justice Works Fellow, Katie will work with BWJP to improve outcomes for battered women and their children…

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