Civil Protective Orders Effective in Stopping or Reducing Partner Violence: Challenges Remain in Rural Areas with Access and Enforcement
Identifies obstacles to enforcing civil protective orders to stop or reduce partner violence for women in rural areas. Includes data on quality of life, days of distress and sleep lost, and fear of future harm.
T.K. Logan, Robert Walker
Carsey School of Public Policy
Abuse and violence · Criminal justice system · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Women