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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Raise awareness about domestic violence and join in our efforts to end violence.

An average of 24 people per minute are victims of rape, physical violence or stalking by an intimate partner in the United States — more than 12 million women and men over the course of a single year.

Break the Silence, Take a Stand! 

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Firearms and Domestic Violence

The presence of firearms in dangerous or abusive situations, including domestic violence, can increase the likelihood of severe injury or fatality. Our communities – especially survivors of domestic violence, must be aware of the many options and resources available when seeking safety.California is a leader in providing legal options to reduce the risk of firearms and increase safety.

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