With Domestic Violence on the Rise, Baltimore Finds New Ways to Help its Victims

Baltimore City Paper | January 13, 2009
This year, a new Family Crimes Unit was created in the Baltimore Police Department to investigate domestic-violence cases. And Mercy Medical Center has new technology that is helping to document abuse. Both aim to help women (and men) get out of abusive relationships before they become deadly. It's not an easy goal to meet.

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