Domestic Violence

Length Of Average Stay At Conn. Domestic Violence Shelters Up 42 Percent From 2007A report by the Connecticut Women's Education and Legal Fund shows the average length of stay at domestic violence shelters in Connecticut has increased over several years.
Palladino: Yankees Tarnished Storied Reputation With Chapman TradeNow the Yankees get their hands dirty and throw mud on all those World Series trophies.
Yankees Acquire Aroldis Chapman From Reds, Form Deadly Back Of BullpenThe New York Yankees have bolstered an already dominant bullpen, acquiring hard-throwing All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman from the Cincinnati Reds for four minor leaguers.
Keidel: Bringing In Chapman Not A Good Look, Nor Particularly Smart, For YankeesTeams are no longer petrified of pinstripes. And bringing in a pitcher whose character is in question to a team that prides itself on character is not the answer.
Report: Former Mets Great Jose Reyes Arrested For Assaulting Wife In Hotel RoomKHNL reports that Reyes' wife, Katherine, told police officers that the former Mets great grabbed her by the throat and proceeded to throw her into a glass door.
Jets' Enunwa Suspended 4 Games For Violating NFL's Personal Conduct PolicyThe suspension stems from an incident last year when Enunwa was arrested for simple assault on his girlfriend at a New Jersey hotel.
Connecticut State Police Seek To Raise Awareness About Domestic ViolenceConnecticut State Police are driving around with purple magnetic ribbons on their cruisers to raise awareness about domestic violence.
Leonte Carroo, Rutgers Player In Criminal Case, Wants Suspension LiftedAuthorities allege he slammed a woman he once dated onto concrete after a game last month. The woman received injuries on her hip, hands, elbow and head.
Judge Dismisses Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray RiceA 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.
Lawmaker Pushing For Order Of Protection Offenders To Wear GPS Ankle BraceletsSuffolk legislator Kara Hahn, D-Port Jefferson, says in the last few years, domestic violence offenders have violated more than 1,500 orders of protection.
Moms March Against Domestic Violence On Mother's DayThe 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.
Nassau, Suffolk Counties Mull Proposal For Domestic Violence Ankle MonitorsLawmakers in both Nassau and Suffolk counties have proposed putting ankle bracelets on those who have orders of protection against them in domestic violence cases.

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