The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say 1 in 4 women have been the victim of domestic violence and 1 in 5 have either been raped or are the victim of an attempted rape.
Staten Island District Attorney Dan Donovan is tapping into the technology to prevent women from having to keep looking over their shoulder, if their abuser has a court order to stay away.
Legislation that would impose more stringent bail restrictions on those charged with violating domestic violence-related restraining orders in New Jersey will go before the state Senate this week.
Report: Ex-NYC Deputy Mayor Stephen Goldsmith Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge Days Before Resignation
Police say Goldsmith shoved his wife into a kitchen counter after she reportedly told him she “should have put a bullet through” him “years ago.”
It’s an alarming trend – people continuing to kill members of their own family.
Lawmakers want to put repeat offenders behind bars before they cause serious harm to other potential victims.
Clergy members from Brownsville and Bedford–Stuyvesant, Brooklyn got a first-hand look at the NYPD firing range at Rodman’s Neck in the Bronx, where a series of dangerous scenarios where acted out.
As if ticket fixing isn’t serious enough, New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio says there are even more troublesome allegations involving the NYPD.
Three New York legislators want the state to register domestic violence offenders just as sex crime offenders are publicly listed.
Authorities said Erlendy Flores died after Flavio Godoy stuck a syringe filled with cyanide in her arm while she was packing clothes. Police said Godoy then drank cyanide himself and died.
The protest in Foley Square was in reaction to a House bill that would block federal aid for the organization.
The embattled mayor of White Plains resigned Friday afternoon. In a statement, Adam Bradley said, “Today is my last day in office.”
The legendary hip-hop DJ faces harassment and criminal mischief charges following the alleged incident.
One police officer received a grazing gunshot wound and was treated at the scene. A police dog was shot in the abdomen and was in stable condition Thursday morning.
New Jersey lawmakers have advanced legislation that creates a limited self-defense justification for domestic violence victims who use force to protect themselves.