The Pima County Attorney's Office and Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse invite the public to wear purple to show support for the fight against domestic abuse.

As part of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, asks for community support in this effort to raise awareness.

To learn more about how you or your organization can help "Paint Pima Purple," visit www.paintpimapurple.org or for more information on Domestic Violence, contact Emerge! Center Against Domestic Abuse at (520) 795-8001 or by email at outreach@emergecenter.org.

Contact reporter Patrick McNamara at 573-4241 or pmcnamara@azstarnet.com. On Twitter @pm929.