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BWJP develops and promotes innovations in policy and practice that improve the response to intimate partner violence (IPV) by the civil, criminal, and military justice systems.

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The Battered Women’s Justice Project offers training, technical assistance, and consultation on the most promising practices of the criminal and civil justice system in addressing intimate partner violence

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What can BWJP do for you?

BWJP offers technical assistance, consultations, and training events for advocates and all professionals engaged in IPV cases. Our staff have particular expertise in building coordinated interagency responses that maximize victim safety and offender accountability.

Defending Victims Charged with Crimes

Our long-term partner – the National Clearinghouse for the Defense of Battered Women – provides technical assistance on the defense of battered women charged with crimes and incarcerated battered women.

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Explore articles, guides, and webinar recordings on key issues in the field: child custody, risk assessment, offender intervention, firearms prohibitions, veterans courts, protection orders, and much more.

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Take advantage of trainings and frequent webinars on emerging issues, new research findings, and promising practices in the field. OVW grantees, please register for your in-person trainings here.

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Learn about BWJP's specific services: consultations, community safety assessments, Civil Protection Order Assessments, policy analyses, and customized trainings. IPV victims can access legal information and referrals.

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