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Strangulation Suffocation Supplemental Investigative Worksheet

  Our new strangulation worksheet is available for free to all law enforcement agencies to use for the handling of strangulation cases across the United States. It was designed by the Legal Committee for the Institute and peer reviewed by our national... Read More

EMS and Paramedic Response to Strangulation Webinar

EMS responders play a critical role when responding to domestic violence calls, especially where the victim has been strangled. They can ask important questions to identify injuries that may be hidden by clothing or are... Read More

2016 National Advisory Board Meeting Report

This report, updated in August of 2018, is the product of the August 2016 National Advisory Board Meeting of the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention in San Diego, California.  This document is an overview of... Read More

What We Learned in 2017: Updates from the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention

Strangulation impacts all professionals working on sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking cases. Today, we know unequivocally that strangulation is one of the most lethal forms of domestic violence. Unconsciousness may occur within... Read More

What We Learned in 2016: Updates from the Training Institute on Strangulation Prevention, Part 2

Strangulation impacts all professionals working on sexual assault, domestic violence, dating violence and stalking cases. Today, we know unequivocally that strangulation is one of the most lethal forms of domestic violence. Unconsciousness may occur within... Read More