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Domestic Violence Cases in Chicago Courts
Source:Landis, Leslie, Mayor Daley's Domestic Violence Coordinating Council Report Assessment of the Current Response to Domestic Violence in Chicago. October 1997
The Centralized Domestic Violence Court in Chicago handles an average of 1,146 misdemeanor cases per week. This corresponds to 4,584 cases per month and 55,000 cases per year.