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Beaver County professor earns US Dept. of Justice award for domestic-violence research

August 23, 2022

A Penn State Beaver professor and volunteer with domestic-abuse nonprofit Crisis Center North has been presented with the U.S. Department of Justice’s Crime Victims Research Award.

John Chapin, 58, of Center, a survivor of childhood domestic violence who now researches the subject, was given the award which “recognizes individual researchers that made a significant contribution to the nation’s understanding of crime victim issues,” Department of Justice officials said in a news release.

Read more at TribLive.