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DC SAFE in the News

The GW Hatchet: “Top Officials to Receive Domestic Violence Prevention Training” (March 23, 2015)

Voice of America: “In China Domestic Violence is No Longer Just A Family Affair” (March 20, 2015)
In Chinese

ACH Media: Use Screening Tools, Parnterships Care for IPV Victims (February 17, 2015)

Univision: Natalia Otero interview (at 43:28) and PSA (October 8, 2014)

Fox 5 News: “DC police heroes win domestic violence award” (October 3, 2014)

DC Public Safety podcast: “Domestic Violence in Washington, DC, Superior Court” (September 24, 2014)

El Tiempo Latino “Capacitación para el liderazgo“(July 2014)

DCist: “D.C. Domestic Violence Organization Recognized By Department Of Justice” (April 2014)

ABC 7 News: “Hispanic Agenda” (February 1, 2014)
En Español “DC domestic violence agency raises enough money to stay afloat during shutdown” (October 15th, 2013)

MSNBC: “Domestic abuse victims may lose havens and help” (October 12th, 2013)

ABC News: “DC domestic violence agency struggles amid shutdown” (October 11th, 2013)


Washington Post: “Political shutdown jeopardizes people who need help” (October 10th, 2013)




WUSA TV (CBS): “Domestic violence services threatened by shutdown” (October 4th, 2013)

WUSA 9: “Domestic violence services threatened by shutdown?” (October 4, 2013)

Univision: SAFE’s Director of Advocacy, Baylis Beard Molina discusses a new app for survivors of sexual assault. (August 2013)

DC50 TV NewsPlus: Watch SAFE Executive Director, Natalia Otero, in an interview with Mark Segraves, (April 2013)

The New Republic: “Fighting Back: Has one state discovered a simple way to combat domestic violence?” (April 20, 2012)

The Washington Post: “Predicting and Preventing Murder” (October 28, 2011)

The Washington Hispanic: “Víctimas protestan contra Comunidades Seguras” (October 10, 2011)

WUSA9 News: “Exclusive: DC Judge Talks Domestic Violence” (October 3, 2011)

The Washington Post: “Watchdog Group Critiques Montgomery County Judges Who Issue Restraining Orders” (October 2, 2011)

The Times of India: “India Adopts US Model in Tackling Domestic Violence” (June 17, 2010)

Upcoming DC SAFE Events

DC SAFE Volunteer & Friends Happy Hour
Friday July 10th, 2015
Town Tavern

For a $5 donation at the event all participants will receive drink specials. All donations directly benefit DC SAFE.