Our POWER to S.T.O.P. Domestic Violence program provided aggressive law enforcement in a collaborative effort with civilian advocacy, referral and court accompaniment. Every domestic violence case receives follow-up. One of five specially trained officers along with a civilian counselor offers to work with the victim to help devise a safety plan The plan may include providing emergency shelter, court accompaniment, assistance in obtaining court orders of protection, order of protection compliance monitoring, referral and linkages to a network of care giving agencies, help arranging child care when attending court proceedings, and investigation and prosecution of additional offenses.
For More information on POWER to S.T.O.P. contact:
Detective Joseph Scarpena @ 716-692-2102