Overview and Response to IPV for Law Enforcement

Green Clock Hours: 1.75

In the past, intimate partner violence (IPV) crimes (also known as domestic violence and family violence) were treated by many law enforcement officers as though they were private family matters rather than crimes. Thankfully, this mentality has shifted due to increased awareness and education about the issues involved in intimate partner violence. It is now more often recognized fully as a crime. Effective law enforcement response to IPV means holding perpetrators accountable, supporting victims, and being consistent in response. Ongoing training on IPV is paramount for all law enforcement personnel. The dynamics of IPV are complex and require ongoing education and training. This course is designed to provide first responders an overview of the dynamics of intimate partner violence and key considerations for initial officer response, investigation, and reporting in these types of cases.

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Course Description

In the past, intimate partner violence (IPV) crimes (also known as domestic violence and family violence) were treated by many law enforcement officers as though they were private family matters rather than crimes. Thankfully, this mentality has shifted due to increased awareness and education about the issues involved in intimate partner violence. It is now more often recognized fully as a crime. Effective law enforcement response to IPV means holding perpetrators accountable, supporting victims, and being consistent in response. Ongoing training on IPV is paramount for all law enforcement personnel. The dynamics of IPV are complex and require ongoing education and training. This course is designed to provide first responders an overview of the dynamics of intimate partner violence and key considerations for initial officer response, investigation, and reporting in these types of cases.

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