Complying with the Campus SaVE Act/Re-Authorized Violence Against Women Act

Laura Dunn of SurvJustice and Daniel Carter of 32 National Campus Safety Initiative explain how colleges can comply with the Campus SaVE Act.

At this year’s College and University Police and Investigators Conference (CUPIC) held near Washington, D.C. this month, Campus Safety magazine spoke with session presenters Laura Dunn, founder of SurvJustice, and Daniel Carter, director of the VTV Family Outreach Foundation’s of 32 National Campus Safety Initiative on how colleges can comply with the Campus SaVE Act (also known as the reauthorized Violence Against Woman Act or VAWA) before the official rules are released in October or November.

Despite the rules not being formally released yet, schools still must make a good-faith effort to comply with the law.

In this video Dunn and Carter discuss the prevention efforts institutions of higher education must take; campuses’ data and reporting requirements; the rights of victims and the accusers; as well as the accommodations campuses must make for victims.

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Robin has been covering the security and campus law enforcement industries since 1998 and is a specialist in school, university and hospital security, public safety and emergency management, as well as emerging technologies and systems integration. She joined CS in 2005 and has authored award-winning editorial on campus law enforcement and security funding, officer recruitment and retention, access control, IP video, network integration, event management, crime trends, the Clery Act, Title IX compliance, sexual assault, dating abuse, emergency communications, incident management software and more. Robin has been featured on national and local media outlets and was formerly associate editor for the trade publication Security Sales & Integration. She obtained her undergraduate degree in history from California State University, Long Beach.

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