Source: (2000) Paper presented at the Reducing Criminality: Partnerships and Best Practice conference. Perth, 31 July – 1 August 2000. Canberra, Australia: Australian Institute of Criminology.

The NDV Project is a partnership between the crime prevention police unit in South Australia and locally based service providers. The aim is to prevent domestic violence, especially repetition of domestic violence. The authors of this paper explain the theoretical perspectives behind the project, the aims of the project, and the project model. Issues and problems encountered in the project are discussed, as are early findings of the project’s results. It is noted that a comprehensive evaluation of the NDV Project has been designed and will be completed in 2001.


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