Ending Domestic and Sexual Abuse in Mississippi

shelter, counseling, education and continued support

Law Enforcement Trainings

S.A.F.E., Inc. provides free training

to law enforcement agencies, campus police and security organizations.

We  are available at a variety of times and dates in order to effectively serve your organization.

Program time can be  tailored to meet the needs of your officers.

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Currently our focus is introducing the Lethality Assessment and Referral Protocol developed by the Maryland  Network Against Domestic Violence and adopted by the Mississippi  Attorney General’s Office last year. This assessment and protocol are designed to to be a simple way for an officer to determine if homicide is a likely outcome of a domestic violence situation. Trainings are free and take about and hour to complete. Follow up trainings are available.

Click here to download the lethality assessment.

Other Trainings Available

Links in the Chain: Two Communities Respond to Stalking

Because Things Happen Every Day: Working With Teen Victims of Crime

Domestic Violence : Determining the Primary Aggressor

Sexual Assault/ Acquaintance Rape

Sexual Assault on Campus

10 Warning Signs of a Dangerous Relationship

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Links to Mandated Forms for Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers

Checklist for Law Enforcement

(required for ALL crimes involving physical injury or the threat of physical injury; all sexual offenses; any offense – felony or misdemeanor – involving spousal abuse or domestic violence.

THIS FORM MUST BE COMPLETED AND SIGNED WITHIN
72 HOURS OF STARTING AN INVESTIGATION

Law Enforcement officers must provide Victim’s Compensation Information to ALL Victims of violent crime. This includes domestic violence, sexual assault  and stalking.

Mississippi Crime Victim’s Bill of Rights Brochure

Crime Victim Compensation: Easing the Aftermath of Crime

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How much do you know about current domestic violence and stalking statutes?

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