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News Article

Registration: Implications for Advocates, Courts and Law Enforcement When Assisting Survivors with Protection Orders

Published: October, 2012| NCPOFFC, Monica N. Player

This newsletter provides information on registering protection orders, the language that addresses registration in the full faith and credit provision of the Violence Against Women Act, 18 USC 2265… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Prosecuting Protection Order Violations

Published: July, 2012| NCPOFFC, Wanda Lucibello, Paul Dedinsky

This webinar provides guidance for prosecutors concerning how to prosecute protection order violations. The webinar will include information pertaining to charging decisions, preliminary hearings… View this resource

Promising Practices & Policies

Miami-Dade Domestic Violence Court Forms

Published: January, 2012| NCPOFFC

These model forms on firearm surrender were provided by Miami Dade Domestic Violence Court. These forms provide examples of orders for return of firearms to seizure and surrender policy and… View this resource

Statute Guides & Matrices

VAWA Prohibition of Fees for Service of Protection Orders

Published: July, 2011| NCPOFFC

This guide provides information on the "no fees" mandate for service of protection orders and related documents in VAWA. The article provides information to courts and law enforcement on fees for… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Stalking and Protection Orders

Published: June, 2011| NCPOFFC, Michelle Garcia

This webinar provides information on stalking dynamics and highlights examples of prosecution of stalking protection order violations and making the correlating case for prosecuting a stalking crime. View this resource

Tools & Guides

A Prosecutor's Guide to Full Faith and Credit for Protection Orders: Protecting Victims of Domestic Violence

Published: March, 2011| NCPOFFC

This guide for prosecutors provides information on enforcement of protection orders pursuant to the full faith and credit provision of the Violence Against Women Act, 18 U.S.C. § 2265, interstate… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Full Faith and Credit for Protection Orders: Assisting Survivors with Enforcement Across Jurisdictional Lines

Published: March, 2011| NCPOFFC

This guide for advocates provides information on the full faith and credit provision of the Violence Against Women Act, 18 U.S.C. §2265, enforcement and registration of protection orders, and tips to… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Protecting Victims of Domestic Violence: A Law Enforcement Officer's Guide to Enforcing Protection Orders Nationwide

Published: March, 2011| NCPOFFC

This guide for law enforcement provides guidance on the inter-jurisdictional enforcement of protection orders pursuant to the full faith and credit provision of the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA)… View this resource

Webinar Recording

Custody Provisions Within Protection Orders

Published: February, 2011| NCPOFFC, Deborah Goelman, Darren Mitchell

This webinar provides an overview of issues involving the issuance and enforcement of custody provisions within protection orders pursuant to the full faith and credit provision of the Violence… View this resource

Tools & Guides

Full Faith and Credit: Enforcing Protection Orders Pocket Guide

Published: January, 2008| NCPOFFC

This pull-out pocket guide for law enforcement is a quick reference from the Law Enforcement Officer’s Guide to Enforcing Protection Orders Nationwide. It provides responding officers with information… View this resource

Tools & Guides

A Passport to Safety: A Judge's Bench Card

Published: May, 2011| NCJFCJ, NCPOFFC

This tool provides key information on full faith and credit and firearms to judges. Included are benchcards for both issuing and enforcing courts dealing with domestic violence protection orders. View this resource

Tools & Guides

Protection Orders and How They Apply Under Federal Prohibitor 922 (g)(8) to All Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Users: July 19, 2010 Letter from the FBI

Published: July, 2010| FBI

This letter from the FBI describes how the federal firearm prohibitor in 18 USC 922(g)(8) applies to protection orders. View this resource