Violence against individuals, whether through physical force or intimidation, can take many forms. It can be linked to drug and alcohol use, can occur in domestic situations, may erupt during robberies, and sometimes involves weapons. The AIC examines key issues relating to violence in Australia to help inform public policy, crime prevention practice and community understanding.
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- Preventing violence : the public health approach
- Policing domestic violence : barriers and good practice