Violence against women

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The Violence Against Women Act of 1994 (VAWA 1994), passed by Congress as part of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994, is a comprehensive legislative package designed to end violence against women, including domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. It was reauthorized in 2000, 2005, and 2013. This and related pages serve as a resource on Justice Center publications, papers, and research projects and selected additional resources about efforts to address violence against women.

Justice Center publications & papers

Recent publications and products

See individual pages in menu above for complete bibliographies of Justice Center publications on topics related to violence against women.

General

"2012 Alaska Dashboard: Key Indicators Impacting Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault" by André B. Rosay (2012).

"Violence against Women in Alaska: Justice Perspective" by André B. Rosay (2013).

Alaska Victimization Survey

"Alaska Victimization Survey: Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence in the Kenai Peninsula Borough" by Lauree Morton, André B. Rosay, Brad A. Myrstol, and Marny Rivera (2013).

"Alaska Victimization Survey: Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough" by Lauree Morton, André B. Rosay, Brad A. Myrstol, and Marny Rivera (2013).

"Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Violence in the Kenai Peninsula Borough: Key Results from the 2013 Alaska Victimization Survey" by André B. Rosay (2013).

"Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Violence in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough: Key Results from the 2013 Alaska Victimization Survey" by André B. Rosay (2013).

Domestic violence

"Assaults in Domestic Violence Incidents: Descriptive Statistics and Predictors of Legal Resolutions" (2010).

Sexual assault

"Police Presence, Isolation, & Sexual Assault Prosecution" by Darryl S. Wood, André B. Rosay, Greg Postle, and Katherine TePas (2011).

"Violent Crime Arrests in Alaska" by Brad A. Myrstol (2013).

Sexual assault nurse examinations

"Anonymous Reporting and Forensic Examinations" (2008).

"Sexual Assault Nurse Examinations in Alaska" (2008).

Sex offenders & sex offender registration

"Sex Offenders in the Alaska Juvenile Justice System" by André B. Rosay and Ronald S. Everett (2010).

Stalking

"Stalking Victimization: Comparisons Between Alaska and U.S. Data" by Khristy Parker (2011).

Overviews of UAA Justice Center research on violence against women

Justice Center research projects

Other resources

State of Alaska

Anchorage

Federal agencies

National statistics & reports