Domestic Violence is the fastest growing and most serious violent crime in Utah today. Domestic violence is not a family problem - it is a community issue!
Domestic violence is a pattern of abusive behavior in any relationship that is used by one person to gain or maintain power and control over another intimate partner. Domestic violence occurs among all:
Domestic violence can be physical sexual, economic, or emotional and psychological actions or threats of actions that influence another person. This includes any behaviors that do the following:
Hurt, injure, or wound someone
Domestic violence occurs in both opposite-sex and same-sex relationships and can happen to intimate partners who are married, living together, or dating.
If you have questions or would like additional information- please call a victim advocate at our office at 435-789-4250. You can also seek information and services from the Women's Crisis Center through their crisis hotline at 435-781-2264.