Sexual Assault Kit Initiative
The Department of Public Safety has published a SAKI Interim Report; it is now available online for the public. The Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI) project, funded through a federal grant, launched in January of 2017. As a result of this initiative, DPS is moving forward with the working group recommendations and is applying for federal grant funds in an effort to implement SAKI tracking software and a program that will track the outcome of CODIS hits.
2019 Alaska Dashboard
CDVSA is is excited to announce the availability of the 2019 Alaska Dashboard highlighting key data impacting domestic and sexual violence in Alaska. The 2019 Dashboard is the sixth version of this data, providing updates, additional data points and a new methodology for trend analysis. The 2019 Dashboard is available at https://dps.alaska.gov/CDVSA/Resources/Alaska-Dashboard.
The National Victim Assistance Academy (NVAA)
2020 schedule is now available!
NVAA trainings provide an intensive, interactive learning experience to develop your professional skills and knowledge. OVC TTAC delivers NVAA trainings using a blended learning approach—a combination of highly interactive, self-paced training and collaborative, facilitated webinars. They are free of charge and led by national subject matter experts.
The Alaska Comprehensive Forensic Training Academy:
A Partnership between CDVSA, UAA College of Health and the Alaska Nurses Association.
Launching March 2019--registration and scholarship information now available.