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DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

 

Domestic violence can take many forms, including physical aggression or assault (hitting, kicking, biting, shoving, restraining, slapping, throwing objects, battery), or threats thereof; sexual abuse, controlling or domineering; intimidation; stalking; passive/covert abuse (e.g. neglect); and economic deprivation.

Link to ONEPLACE  (256) 284-7600

 

Link to SAFEPLACE  (256) 767-6210

 

Link to FLORENCE POLICE DEPARTMENT

 

Link to see other

IMPORTANT LOCAL PHONE NUMBERS

 

National Domestic Violence Hotline:

(800) 799-SAFE (7233)

The DA’s office is pleased to have partnered with Safeplace to establish the first Domestic Violence Unit in Lauderdale County.

 

 

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The Domestic Violence Unit  –  The goal of this unit is to help victims of domestic violence break the cycle of abuse.

 

To reach an investigator, you can call (256) 284-7600 (One Place of the Shoals).

Domestic Violence
Prosecutor:

Coty Hand, ADA

EMAIL

Domestic Violence Unit

The Domestic Violence Unit is located at

One Place of the Shoals

Family Justice Center

200 W Tennessee St., Florence, AL

(see map below)

NOTE:

Domestic violence and abuse

is not limited to

obvious physical violence. Domestic violence can also mean endangerment, criminal coercion, unlawful imprisonment, kidnapping, trespassing, harassment, and stalking.

 Investigator