Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Recent Alaska Victimization Survey data featured in article in The Nome Nugget

Alaska Victimization Survey: Research on Violence Against Women in AlaskaAlaska Victimization Survey (AVS) data from the recently released estimates for the Nome Census Area are featured in an article in The Nome Nugget. The survey was conducted by the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (CDVSA) and the UAA Justice Center.

Read the article here:
"Survey sheds light on sexual violence against women" by Diana Haecker. The Nome Nugget, 5 March 2015.

Alaska Victimization Survey estimates for the Nome Census Area were also featured in the following media reports:

Details of the survey are available at: http://justice.uaa.alaska.edu/avs/nome.html.
More Information:
For more background on this project, visit http://justice.uaa.alaska.edu/avs
For more information about CDVSA, visit http://www.dps.state.ak.us/CDVSA/