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Intimate Relationship Definition


An intimate relationship between spouses, former spouses, past or presentunmarried couples, or persons who are both the parents of the same childregardless of whether the persons have been married or have lived together atany time

18-6-803.6 Officer Obligations




“When an officer determines there is probable cause to believe a crimeor offense involving domestic violence has been committed, the officer shall without undue delay arrest theperson suspected of its commission and charge the person with the appropriatecrime or offense”


18-6-803.6 Officer Obligations



An arrest of an offender for a DV crime is mandatory if there is anintimate relationship and the officer has probable cause to believe an act against the victim was committed by the offender.

CRS 18-6-800.3 DV Definition



An act or threatened act of violence upon a person with whom theactor is or has been involved in anintimate relationship.



“Coercion, control, punishment, intimidation, or revenge”


18-6-803.6 Officer Obligations- In making determination, the officershall consider the following:



· Any prior complaints of DV


· The relative severity of the injuries conflictedon each person


· The likelihood of future injury to each person


· The possibility that one of the persons acted inself defense


Dual Arrest


Both persons involved in a domestic violence related incident arearrested on separate criminal charges


Arresting agency must make areasonable effort to collect and preserve any pertinent evidence such as:


Any dispatch tape recording related to the event



Any on-scene video or audio tape recordings



Any medical records of treatment of the alleged victim or defendant



Any other relevant physical evidence or witness statements


What is the most important thing to remember when investigating a DV incident?

The most important thing when investigating a domestic violenceincident is to ensure the victim is safe

True or False?

DV is not a crime it is a classification and enhancer that has specialconsiderations within the law.


True


True or False


Men commit all Domestic Violence

FALSE



While it is true that Men commit greater percentage of DV, it does notmean men commit ALL DV.




3 Components of the


Cycle of Violence

Tension Building



Apologies, excuses amends



Abuse takes place


Intimate Relationship


Definition

An intimate relationship between spouses, former spouses, past or present unmarried couples, or persons who are both the parents of the same child regardless of whether the persons have been married or have lived together at any time


Time is not a factor in determining DV relationship