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Intimate Partner Violence Assistance Program (IPVAP) - VETERANS & PARTNERS - What Is IPV?
A Veteran may experience legal consequences when IPV is used.
Below are the most common negative legal consequences for the individual who is using IPV.
- Legal Involvement – Engaging in IPV can lead to arrest and legal repercussions. With legal involvement, possible outcomes can include but are not limited to serving time and probation.
- Mandated Classes – Classes mandated by courts could include a batterer intervention program or other court-ordered treatments.
- Protection Orders Limiting Contact with Others – Protection orders may limit contact not only with your partner but also children.
Are you experiencing any of these relationship concerns? If so, we understand and we can help!