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Domestic Violence in Southern Nevada

Since lockdown began, cases of domestic violence have risen in the valley.

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Domestic Violence in Southern Nevada
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Domestic Violence in Southern Nevada

Nevada Week | Domestic Violence in Southern Nevada

SEASON 3: EPISODE 15 | Airdate: 10/23/2020

Nevada has one of the highest rates of domestic violence in the country. Since lockdown began, rates have been rising. Local nonprofits and advocates have been working hard to protect victims during the lockdown, but they are facing decreasing funding resources. We discuss both short and long-term solutions to address domestic violence in the valley.

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Episode Guests

  • Liz Ortenburger, CEO, SafeNest
  • Jhenna Halili, Victim Advocate, LVMPD
  • Gabrielle Jones, Directing Attorney, Family Justice Project, LACSN