Saving lives through a test which reveals if there is a heightened risk of violence

Maybe there’s hope?  I know there are MANY organizations out there working to make a change in the way domestic violence is handled, as well as how it is viewed in custody & visitation issues/court.

Here’s an article I came across through the NCADV.org website (National Coalition Against Domestic Violence) which talks about the dramatic results in reducing murder as a result of domestic violence in Washington, DC and Maryland as well as 14 other states that have adopted the use of a test which helps to spot those who are more inclined to use violence against a spouse or ex-spouse.

Here’s the link: http://www.washingtonpost.com/todays_paper?dt=2011-10-29&bk=A&pg=14

 


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