Office on Violence Against Women

Office on Violence Against Women

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Bea Hanson Principal Deputy Director
Principal Deputy Director

Bea Hanson is the Principal Deputy Director of the United States Department of Justice’s Office on Violence Against Women (OVW).

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Monday, September 22, 2014
 
Attorney General Eric Holder announced Monday that the Justice Department has selected four sites to receive a total of $2.6 million in grants to implement promising models aimed at reducing domestic violence homicides.
 
Monday, September 22, 2014
 
"Thank you, Karol.  I’m thrilled to be in Oregon with my colleagues - two extraordinary leaders at the Department of Justice –Karol Mason and Ron Davis.  And I echo Karol’s sentiment – It is truly an honor to join the leaders of the many Indian nations of the northwest."
 

Friday, April 25, 2014
Principal Deputy Director Bea Hanson Speaks at the District of Columbia's Women's Bar Association Foundation Annual Grant Award Reception

"Thank you, Amy for that kind introduction, and thank you for inviting me to speak at the 2014 District of Columbia Women's Bar Association Foundation Grant Awards Ceremony. Thank you to the lawyers and friends of the Women's Bar Association Foundation for your generosity, your leadership, and your commitment to the residents of the District of Columbia."

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Bea Hanson
Principal Deputy Director

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Office on Violence Against Women
145 N St., NE, Suite 10W.121
Washington, D.C. 20530
202-307-6026
Fax: 202-305-2589
Email: ovw.info@usdoj.gov

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