The Honorable Susan Carbon, Director of the Office of Violence Against Women at the U.S. Department of Justice noted that 14% of all homicides in the United States are domestic homicides-for each victim of that percentage, nine more victims were so severely injured they were near death.
noted "these domestic violence crimes are almost always predictable and therefore preventable.
Speaker: former judge Susan B. Carbon
of Concord, N.H. now Director for the Justice Department's
Office on Violence Against Women (OVW).