Domestic Violence

Ray Rice

Judge Dismisses Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice

A judge on Thursday dismissed domestic violence charges against Ray Rice, who was captured by a surveillance camera knocking his then-fiancee unconscious in a hotel elevator last year.

05/21/2015

A Suffolk County legislator wants order of protection offenders to wear GPS ankle bracelets. (Photo: CBS2)

Lawmaker Pushing For Order Of Protection Offenders To Wear GPS Ankle Bracelets

Suffolk legislator Kara Hahn, D-Port Jefferson, says in the last few years, domestic violence offenders have violated more than 1,500 orders of protection.

05/11/2015

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer (credit: Noam Galai/Getty Images)

Moms March Against Domestic Violence On Mother’s Day

The fourth-annual Brooklyn Bridge Mother’s Day walk was founded by Dawn Diaz on behalf of her late mother and other victims of domestic violence.

05/10/2015

Staten Island will begin using the devices to keep track of abusers starting next year. (credit: handout via CBS 2)

Nassau, Suffolk Counties Mull Proposal For Domestic Violence Ankle Monitors

Lawmakers in both Nassau and Suffolk counties have proposed putting ankle bracelets on those who have orders of protection against them in domestic violence cases.

05/09/2015

Chicago Bulls v Cleveland Cavaliers - Game Two

WATCH: Cavs Chided For In-Game Video Showing Man Throwing Woman

The Cavaliers have apologized for showing a video during Wednesday night’s playoff game that showed a man violently throwing a woman across a room for wearing a Chicago Bulls T-shirt.

05/07/2015

Jermaine Cunningham

Judge Denies Ex-Jet Jermaine Cunningham’s Request In Revenge Porn Case

Jermaine Cunningham, a free agent who was with the New York Jets last year, is charged with invasion of privacy, unlawful weapons transport and possession of hollow-point bullets.

05/06/2015

FILE -- Clarkstown police Chief Michael Sullivan (credit: Peter Haskell/WCBS 880)

Grand Jury Won’t Indict Clarkstown Officer Who Fatally Shot Man During Domestic Violence Incident

A grand jury has decided it will not indict a police officer who fired a fatal shot at a man during a domestic violence case in Rockland County in February.

04/09/2015

Supporters of a domestic violence policy bill that is expected to be voted on by the Suffolk County Legislature. (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Suffolk County Legislature To Vote On Domestic Violence Policy Bill

Under the legislation, Suffolk County police would receive new tools for differentiating offenders at highest risk of escalating domestic violence and provide training for victim advocates.

03/24/2015

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell speaks at a press conference before Super Bowl XLIX at the Phoenix Convention Center on January 30, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Members Of Congress Write Goodell About Domestic Violence

Two members of Congress have asked NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to clarify whether teams can lose draft picks if they do not properly address domestic violence.

02/25/2015

Fans outside University of Phoenix Stadium ahead of Super Bowl XLIX in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

NFL To Air Domestic Violence PSA During Super Bowl

NO MORE said on its YouTube page that the spot will be the first ever to address domestic violence and sexual assault during the big game.

01/27/2015

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice pauses during a news conference with his wife Janay on May 23, 2014. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since a domestic violence incident in February at an Atlantic City casino. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Union: Ray Rice Wins Appeal Against NFL, Ruled Immediately Eligible

Ray Rice has won the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL, which has been “vacated immediately,” the players’ union said Friday.

11/28/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Harry Engels/Getty Images), Roger Goodell (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images), Ray Rice (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Union Says Personal Conduct Policy Needs To Be Collectively Bargained

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and players’ union chief DeMaurice Smith were to meet Tuesday to discuss the league’s personal conduct policy.

11/25/2014

(Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

NFL Sends Domestic Violence Video To Schools Nationwide

Entitled “NFL Call To Coaches — Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Awareness,” the video includes strong messages from Seahawks coach Pete Carroll and Steelers coach Mike Tomlin.

11/19/2014

Ray Rice, right, and his wife Janay arrive for a hearing on Nov. 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Ray Rice Appeal Hearing Ends, Attorney Says He Believes Process Was Fair

A hearing for Ray Rice appealing his NFL suspension concluded Thursday after two days and testimony from the former running back and the head of the league.

11/06/2014

Former Ravens running back Ray Rice pauses during a news conference with his wife Janay on May 23, 2014. Rice spoke publicly for the first time since a domestic violence incident in February at an Atlantic City casino. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Union: Little Cooperation From NFL, Ravens On Rice Investigation

Attorney Richard Craig Smith is now questioning the league’s sincerity in calling for transparency, saying all parties should cooperate in both investigations.

10/25/2014

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