Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence

2002 Fatality Review: "Tell the World What Happened to Me"

Findings and recommendations from the Washington State Domestic Violence Fatality Review. This report includes:

  • Key data findings about domestic violence homicides and suicides in Washington for 1997-2002
  • Findings and recommendations based on 11 fatality cases reviewed in depth by local review teams
  • Recommendations for change specific to law enforcement, judges, employers, mental health, chemical dependency, and domestic violence advocates
  • Results the DVFR Protection Order Study, looking at homicide and suicide threats in 625 Protection Order petitions in King and Pierce counties

Full Report:

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Executive Summary:

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