Saturday, February 7, 2009

Dr. Marny Rivera interviewed about domestic violence on Alaska Public Radio — KSDP Sandpoint

Dr. Marny Rivera of the Justice Center was interviewed February 6, 2009 about domestic violence in Alaska on KSDP 830 AM — Sandpoint, a public radio station serving the Aleutians East Borough. Dr. Rivera was interviewed by Kells Hetherington on "Meet the People," a half-hour public affairs program airing weekdays on KSDP.

Listen online. The interview is available as an .mp3 audio file n KSDP's website:
"Interview With Dr. Marny Rivera" by Kells Hetherington, interviewer. Meet the People. Sandpoint, AK: KSDP 830 AM, 6 Feb 2009.
Dr. Rivera discussed findings of a recent study, Descriptive Analysis of Assaults in Domestic Violence Incidents Reported to Alaska State Troopers: 2004 by Marny Rivera, André Rosay, Darryl Wood, Greg Postle, and Katherine TePas. The same data was also the basis for a recent article, "Assaults in Domestic Violence Incidents Reported to Alaska State Troopers" by Marny Rivera, André B. Rosay, Darryl S. Wood, Greg Postle, and Katherine TePas, Alaska Justice Forum 25(3) (Fall 2008).

For additional publications about domestic violence in Alaska, see the Justice Center's domestic violence bibliography.