Eliot Cutler on Crime
Assure support services for victims of domestic violence
Source: 2014 Maine gubernatorial campaign website CutlerForMaine.com
, Sep 1, 2014
- Stop Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault And Abuse: Incidences of domestic violence and assault are directly related to the failure to protect victims, to require universal background checks for handgun sales, and to change cultural
attitudes about women and girls. To combat violence against women, we will:
- Protect and Support Victims:
A Cutler Administration will support collaborative initiatives currently underway in Maine such as High Risk Response Teams that provide enhanced coordinated community responses to reduce homicides and serious assaults.
We will strengthen prevention measures and assure access to legal and support services for victims, including transitional housing, in order to overcome the scourge of domestic violence.
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