What are the signs of domestic violence?
Domestic violence is a pattern of abuse that a partner-former or current partner, spouse, or boyfriend or girlfriend-uses to control the behavior of another. Domestic violence often starts with threats, name-calling, and slamming doors or breaking dishes, and it builds up to pushing, slapping, and other violent acts.

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1. Who can I call for help with domestic violence issues?
2. What are the signs of domestic violence?
3. How can a domestic violence advocate help?
4. What is domestic violence?
5. Who are the victims of domestic violence?
6. How prevalent is domestic violence?
7. What are the punishments for a domestic violence offense?