Lethality Assessment

These materials represent a partial list of resources currently available when weighing risk factors and making lethality assessments. These resources could be used as a starting point for any analysis on this topic.

Assessing Risk Factors for Intimate Partner Homicide

Murder-Suicide in Families

Risk Factors for Femicide in Abusive Relationships: Results From a Multisite Case Control Study

Practical Implications of Current Domestic Violence Research: For Law Enforcement, Prosecutors and Judges

Intimate Partner Violence Risk Assessment Validation Study, Final Report

How Can Practitioners Help an Abused Woman Lower Her Risk of Death?

Do Domestic Violence Services Save Lives?

Domestic Violence & Firearms Prohibition

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