Family Violence Unit

The following is information about the Domestic Violence resources that are available through the Mesa Police Department Victim Services Unit located at the Mesa Family Advocacy Center. We are Victim Services with the Mesa Family Advocacy Center of the Mesa Police Department. We follow up on situations which result in a  person being a victim of Domestic Violence.

We are Victim Services with the Mesa Family Advocacy Center of the Mesa Police Department. We follow up on situations which result in a  person being a victim of Domestic Violence.

 

We would like to offer information and assistance to you and your family about:

 

  • Case Disposition
  • Order of Protection Information / Service
  • Safety Planning
  • Free Counseling
  • Resources and Referrals
  • Crisis Intervention / Support Service
  • In Home Crisis Intervention
  • Domestic Violence Education
  • 911 phone and recorder program

 

Domestic Violence Detectives

 

  • Detectives housed at each district specially trained in Domestic Violence issues, laws and victimology.
  • Responsible for reviewing Domestic Violence cases and taking appropriate action as quickly as possible.
  • Interact with other district officers to improve communication and response.

 

Functions
  • Serve Orders of Protection
  • Surveillance
  • Domestic Violence warrant arrests
  • Liaison with patrol
  • Patrol training
  • Victim and suspect education
  • Assist other agencies

 

For more information please contact

 

  • Teri Mingus, Victim Services Specialist
    480-644-4675

 

  • Gina McAlister, Victim Services Specialist
    480-644-4024

 

  • Mesa Family Advocacy Center
    480-644-4075

 

Additional Information

 

 

Resources
  • Community Information and Referral - 602-263-8900
  • Empact Crisis Hotline - 480-784-1500
  • PREHAB Counselor at the Center Against Family Violence - 480-644-4066
  • CONTACS Shelter Hotline - 1-800-799-7739
  • Legal Advocacy Hotline - 602-279-2900
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline - 1-800-799-7233

 

Arizona Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Arizona Resources and information for victims of crime

Men's Anti-Violence Network

National Coalition Against Domestic Violence

Arizonans for Children

Domestic Violence Programs (City of Mesa)

 

The City of Mesa and the Mesa Police Department does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex or disability in the delivery of services.

 

 

Mesa Police Department
Mesa Family Advocacy Center
PO Box 1466
Mesa, AZ 85211
480-644-4075