domestic violence

The Violence Against Women Act is a federal law that will provide investigation and prosecution of violent crimes against women, impose automatic and mandatory restitution…

Did you know that men are also victims of domestic abuse? While most attention is given to women who are abused by men, men are…

Famous ex-wives from the VH1  TV show “Hollywood Exes” sat down with former Real Housewife of New York City Bethenny on her new TV show “Bethenny.” Ex-wives shared their views about domestic violence, manscaping, Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes’s divorce and R. Kelly‘s recent comment on his marriage being dead. Here are a few topics the […]

via A father is suspected of slashing his 4-year old child’s throat.  He has barricaded himself in his home and SWAT officers have been called to the scene. Read More

KPRC is reporting that after having an argument with his girlfriend, a man fired multiple shots at a SWAT team and Baytown police officers Sunday morning.  Authorities say Amel Garza, 20, held three people hostage in the standoff but eventually let them go. Read more

Violence and abuse in teen dating relationships is much more common than most people would like to admit. The startling facts are that 1 in…

I found this via When I met him, I was only 16 years old. He was 20 and spotted me like a hawk waiting for its prey. After I graduated from high school, he talked me out of going away to college, and by the time I was 19, we were married. When I […]

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, and Texas has a problem.

LOS ANGELES — The homeless man whose deep, rich voice has made him an Internet sensation, tells “Entertainment Tonight” that an argument with his daughter was a family gathering that got out of control. Ted Williams is in Hollywood for appearances on “Dr. Phil” and “Entertainment Tonight.” But police say they received a disturbance report […]