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VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN: PROMISES MADE, PROMISES KEPT
Tackling the many issues surrounding domestic violence has been one of Anita’s top priorities and she has worked to develop an approach that not only involves effective prosecution of domestic violence cases, but also increases the services and quality of assistance that is provided to victims of this horrific crime.
Under Anita’s leadership, more felony domestic violence case is being upgraded than ever before and victims are receiving more timely and effective services. The Alvarez Administration has also secured a $ 1 million federal grant to expand a highly effective program that enables prosecutors to take a more intensive approach to the most serious domestic violence cases.