Domestic violence is so common in our society that is have often been classified as a health crisis. Different states classify domestic violence differently. But domestic violence is always about power and control. This class will discuss not only the current state of domestic violence, but also how it was handled in the past, and advances in investigations of domestic violence. This class will provide you with valuable knowledge to develop a successful case even when the physical injuries are faint, or not visible. The aspects of power and control are not always exhibited by physical force alone. This class will discuss stalking behavior, strangulation, physical abuse, report writing, Lethality screening, and much more. By the end of this course you will be prepared to handle domestic violence cases that are subtle and may have gotten overlooked And uncharged in the past.
Approximately 16 hours.
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