Racial and ethnic disparities in police-reported intimate partner violence perpetration: a mixed methods approach.

@article{Lipsky2012RacialAE,
  title={Racial and ethnic disparities in police-reported intimate partner violence perpetration: a mixed methods approach.},
  author={Sherry Lipsky and Meg Cristofalo and Sarah J. Reed and Raul Caetano and Peter P. Roy-Byrne},
  journal={Journal of interpersonal violence},
  year={2012},
  volume={27 11},
  pages={2144-62}
}
The objectives of this study were to examine racial and ethnic disparities in perpetrator and incident characteristics and discrepancies between police charges and reported perpetrator behaviors in police-reported intimate partner violence (IPV). This cross-sectional study used standardized police data and victim narratives of IPV incidents reported to the police in Dallas, Texas in 2004. The sample included non-Hispanic White, non-Hispanic Black, and Hispanic male perpetrators who were… CONTINUE READING