ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Some Alaska agencies that work with victims of domestic violence and sexual assault are expecting large budgets cut that may go into effect when the fiscal year begins on July 1.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California man who killed his wife and propped up her body on a sofa as her children opened Christmas presents was convicted Wednesday of second-degree murder.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Biological fathers in Utah will be legally required to pay half of a woman’s out-of-pocket pregnancy costs under a new law unique to the state that critics say doesn’t do enough to adequately address maternal healthcare needs.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man who opened fire with an AK-47 rifle on officers inside Everglades National Park is facing federal charges, prosecutors announced Tuesday.
A former elected official from Northwest Indiana is facing a felony charge in Wisconsin for possession of marijuana with intent to deliver, a crime punishable by up to 3 1/2 years in prison and a $10,000 fine.
The woman was originally charged with attempted homicide but pleaded guilty to reckless injury.
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia senators are supporting a 2022 budget that seeks money for after-school care and domestic violence shelters as well as more pay raises for state troopers, leaving House and Senate negotiators to work out relatively minor differences in their spending plans before they can send it to Gov. Brian Kemp for his signature or veto.
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia Senate budget proposal would spend more on after-school care and domestic violence shelters, pay for every superior court judge in the state to hire a law clerk, and give more raises to state troopers.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The U.S. House has passed a bill to renew the Violence Against Women Act that includes a pilot program that would expand tribal law enforcement in five Alaska Native villages.
A report of a man threatening to kill a woman led to a vehicle and then foot pursuit that ended in the arrest of a felon who was out on bail, Janesville police reported.
Evan Rachel Wood accused ex-fiancé Marilyn Manson of abuse, naming him as the man she referred to in talking about being a survivor of domestic violence.
An armed man enraged by a broken snow plow part was arrested in a high-risk traffic stop after threatening to kill the repairman, Janesville police reported.
A Janesville man who was armed with a knife was arrested after setting his residence on fire on Thanksgiving, police reported.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. During the current public health crisis, as domestic violence flourishes in the conditions creat…
Dear Editor: October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. During the current public health crisis, as domestic violence flourishes in the con…
A man on parole was hospitalized after crashing his car fleeing police who were called to a domestic disturbance in the town of Lodi on Sunday night, the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office reported.
A former Racine man who pleaded guilty to being married to two women at the same time, making false statements on a marriage license and over 20 counts of violating domestic violence restrictions against one of his wives, is facing five years in prison, plus parole, probation and time in jail.
Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, Middle Township police Chief Christopher Leusner wanted all state residents to know that nothing has changed when it comes to responding to domestic violence, child abuse and violent crime calls.
Living as a Latina in the quarantined world, I had to cancel my trip to Puerto Rico to care for my ill mother. Like many other organizations, …
Of course, there's another aspect to being stuck in the house with a spouse — one that can be gravely serious depending on the situation.
Dear Editor: I am writing about the recent column, “The injustice of domestic violence and homelessness.” While it is good to see coverage of …
The social injustice of domestic violence should not be compounded by the social injustice of homelessness.
David B. Pedrazoli, 37, was charged Monday in La Crosse County Circuit Court with strangulation and suffocation, battery and disorderly conduct, all with a domestic abuse enhancer.
Bryce N. Parker, 36, no permanent address, is accused of choking a woman on La Crosse’s North Side, stealing her phone, purse, keys and TV, and threatening her, according to the criminal complaint.