John Jay College & CUNY:
New York CIty & State:
New York City Criminal Justice Agency creates reports on local domestic violence. ( CJA = not a city agency, but a not-for-profit corporation serving the City's criminal justice system under contract ).
Lawyer's Manual on Domestic Violence: Representing the Victim, Edited by Mary Rothwell Davis, Dorchen A. Leidholdt, and Charlotte A. Watson (6th Edition - 2015). A guide from NYC lawyers; The New York State Judicial Committee on Women in the Courts
Sanctuary For Families Nonprofit providing holistic services for victims of gender based violence and their children in New York City.
New York State Coalition Against Domestic Violence
NY State LGBTQ Domestic VIolence Network. Anti Violence Project.
Federal (United States):
U.S. Department of Justice Office on VIolence Against Women
MedlinePlus (National Library of Medicine) information about domestic violence.
U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health, Domestic and Intimate Partner Violence.
Safe Horizon is the largest victims’ services agency in the United States. Since 1978, Safe Horizon has provided victims of domestic violence, child abuse, human trafficking, rape and sexual assault, as well as homeless youth and families of homicide victims, with a wide range of comprehensive support.
American Bar Association Commission on Domestic & Sexual Violence.
American Psychological Association Intimate Partner Violence Facts and Resources.
American Psychiatric Association on Domestic Violence.
National Organization for Women (NOW) Ending Violence Against Women
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Global Study on Homicide 2019: Gender-related killing of women and girls. (click here for earlier reports)
World Health Organization Prevention of Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence.
United Nations Ending Violence Against Women
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Global Study on Homicide 2018: Gender-related killing of women and girls.
World Bank on Gender Based Violence.
European Union actions to end gender based violence.
Bibliographies and literature reviews
Disciplinary approaches to gender based violence include criminological, psychological, sociological, medical, and legal. The following discipline-specific databases will help you discover peer reviewed articles: