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Firearms Removal Under the WI Protection Order Process: Explained

Wisconsin law enforcement put into place a thorough system of forms and checkpoints to make sure that protection order…

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COVID-19 and Firearms: A Message on Risk

David Keck, Director of the National Resource Center on Domestic Violence and Firearms, speaks in this short video about the…

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NOTICE: COVID-19 and Firearms

As contagion containment measures are implemented around the world in response to the COVID-19 virus, the National Resource…

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Community Strategies

Building a comprehensive plan to prevent domestic violence-related firearm homicides

About Safer Families, Safer Communities

Safer Families, Safer Communities, a project of the new National Domestic Violence and Firearms Resource Center, supports comprehensive implementation and enforcement of domestic violence firearm prohibitions at all levels of government. Launched in 2016, the Safer Families, Safer Communities website is the first website wholly dedicated to addressing the intersection of domestic violence and firearms. By providing information, as well as community-based strategies and examples, this project seeks to prevent domestic violence-related homicide in our families and communities.

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Please contact the National Domestic Violence and Firearms Resource Center for more information, or for technical assistance or training in this area. Please let us know if you want to join our mailing list to be informed of updates to our resource offerings for legal system professionals.

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