Nevada Drops in the Number of DV Homicides

(09/25/2013)

Annually, the Violence Policy Center (VPC) reviews homicide data involving intimate partners. For the last three years, Nevada has ranked number 1 on this list. In a review of 2011 data, Nevada has fallen to number 16.  One of the programs developed in our community has been the Lethality Assessment Program.  This program has been instrumental in helping victims of domestic violence gaining access to services earlier.  Click here to read the VPC report.