Domestic Violence Bureau - The bureau handles the
prosecution of all felony and misdemeanor domestic violence
cases as well as domestic violence homicides.
The program protects abused women by giving them emergency
necklace pendants and electronic systems to alert the police in
case of danger.
Barrier Free Justice - Services are provided for women from
the disabled or deaf community who are victims of domestic
violence and/or sexual assault.
Cell Phones - The phones are donated to victims who are
Central Brooklyn Domestic Violence Program - (CBDVP) offers
outreach to stalking and abuse victims.
Court - Dedicated victim advocates offer comprehensive
referral services, counseling and safety planning to all of the
victims in our felony cases.
D.V. Task Force - Representatives from various organizations
work on issues concerning domestic violence victims.
Project Eden - Bridges the community with the criminal
justice system to negotiate the difficult process of reaching
Orthodox victims of domestic violence.
Elder Abuse Unit - The Unit handles all cases of
spousal/intimate partner abuse and parental abuse (including
parents, grandparents, great grandparents, etc) involving
victims age 60 years or older.
The Family Justice Center - (FJC) provides information and
services for domestic violence victims in one location. Clients
may walk in and choose which services they want, including
counseling, advocacy, meeting with a prosecutor, shelter and
housing help, and legal information - all while their children
play safely in the next room.
Project NYET - Is a community based initiative that
addresses domestic violence issues in the Russian speaking
community, through a network of confidential, culturally
sensitive services and educational programs. A staff counselor
is fluent in Russian. Services are free to the community.
Project Shield - Offers outreach to disabled individuals who
have been sexually assaulted.
Teen Dating Violence Program - Provides services to young
people ages 13-20.
Services Unit - (VSU) provides safety, support, advocacy and
information to all individuals who have been criminally
victimized in Brooklyn.