What is Domestic Violence?

by Attorney Howard F. Dworman Under Arizona law, “Domestic Violence” (“DV”) is not a crime, it is an enhancement. It is vital for you to understand “Domestic” and “Violence” are separate words.   “Domestic” is defined by the relationship. DV enhancements are proscribed through A.R.S. §13-3601(A) and described as “relationships” …