domestic violence

Bad Cop/Bad Cop: IA Gets Involved in Denver Cop Domestic Violence Case

Bad Cop/Bad Cop: IA Gets Involved in Denver Cop Domestic Violence Case
A Denver police captain was arrested on domestic violence charges. The department tried to cover it up, but the Blue Wall cracked. Internal Affairs is now involved and it looks like the scandal goes to the very highest levels.
origin Author: 
origin Blog: 

When Men Murder Women in Okla: 97 Percent Knew Victim, 73 Percent Used Guns

When Men Murder Women in Okla: 97 Percent Knew Victim, 73 Percent Used Guns
A report issued this week showed Oklahoma had one of the nation's highest rates of women killed by men, another bad mark for the state, which was recently ranked by one group as one of the worst states for women in the country.
origin Author: 
origin Blog: 

Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Gun Ban Case

Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Gun Ban Case
The Supreme Court will decide whether a man's Tennessee misdemeanor domestic assault plea should ban him from owning a gun. The high court on Tuesday agreed to hear an appeal of James Castleman's case.
origin Author: 
The AP
origin Blog: 

California Women's Group Denounces Gov Brown’s Attempts to Weaken Domestic Violence Penal Code

California Women's Group Denounces Gov Brown’s Attempts to Weaken Domestic Violence Penal Code
The California Chapter of the National Organization for Women announced that they will be waging a very public campaign to call on Governor Brown to remove the provision in the budget bill that eliminates domestic violence enforcement mandates from police officers and departments.
origin Author: 
origin Blog: 

CDC: LGB Population Suffers from Intimate Violence, Stalking

CDC: LGB Population Suffers from Intimate Violence, Stalking
The majority of women who reported experiencing sexual violence, regardless of their sexual orientation, reported that they were victimized by male perpetrators. Nearly half of female bisexual victims (48.2 percent) and more than one-quarter of female heterosexual victims (28.3 percent) experienced their first rape between the ages of 11 and 17 years.
origin Author: 
origin Blog: