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Does strangulation only a crime if marks are physically visible? Is it a crime if it only happened once? How long does it take to be strangled? The latest webisode titled "Strangulation IPV" answers these questions while taking a deeper look at the little known signs, symptoms, and behaviors when strangulation and intimate partner violence (IPV) crimes occur. IPV isn't always overt...learn how to be aware and assist victims... Please watch the full webisode series on the AVAW webpages or the James City County, VA YouTube sites. If you're a victim and in immediate danger, please call 911.