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
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The DA’s office is pleased to have partnered with Safeplace to establish the first Domestic Violence Unit in Lauderdale County.
Domestic Violence Unit
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.
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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).
Jeff Wright, Investigator
The Domestic Violence Unit is located at
200 W Tennessee St., Florence, AL
(see map below)