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Media Guide: Understanding the Realities of Strangulation

This guide is designed to assist media professionals in understanding the importance of using appropriate language to describe non-fatal strangulation, specifically, when discussing strangulation and suffocation within the context of power and control, domestic violence... Read More

Gorham, Maine P.D. Memo – EMS evaluation policy

This sample memorandum of agreement was written by the Police Department in agreement with the Fire Department in Gorham, Maine. As a result of this agreement, the community no longer charges victims of Domestic Violence... Read More

Adult Strangulation and/or Suffocation Discharge Information

This resource is intended for healthcare professionals to provide discharge/follow-up information to survivors who have been treated after a non-fatal strangulation and/or suffocation. Read More