During Domestic Violence Awareness Month, Sheriff Scott H, Jenkins, along with the men and women of the Culpeper County Sheriff's Office , remind the public that there is help for victims of domestic violence.
Domestic violence can lead to injury, phychological trauma, or death and it's damage can touch entire families, including children. Almost a third of female homicide victims are killed by an intimate partner, according to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence.
The Culpeper County Sheriff's Office is committed to reducing the number of domestic violence cases in Culpeper County. If you are a victim of domestic violesnce, you are not alone.
Please call for help:
24 hs SAFE Helpline: (800) 825-8867
National Domestic Violence Hotline: (800) 799-7233
Culpeper Crime Victim Witness: (540) 727-3413
In an emergency, always dial 9-1-1