Domestic violence peak body ‘shocked’ by volume of strangulation charges laid under new law in WA

Posted on December 6, 2020

By: Hannah Barry More than 70 people have been charged under Western Australia’s new anti-strangulation laws in the first month and a half. The family  Continue Reading »

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Domestic violence peak body 'shocked' by volume of strangulation charges laid under new law in WA

Posted on December 6, 2020

By: Hannah Barry More than 70 people have been charged under Western Australia’s new anti-strangulation laws in the first month and a half. The family  Continue Reading »

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Ohio police-certification panel outlaws choke holds except when deadly force justified

Posted on December 4, 2020

By: Bill Bush A state panel on Friday banned “choke holds” and similar restraints from being used by police agencies across the state except in situations where deadly force  Continue Reading »

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New report shows fatal domestic violence incidents and deaths rose in 2019

Posted on December 4, 2020

By: David Mullen A new report shows that domestic violence and deaths continued to rise in Colorado in 2019, with deaths climbing sharply. The report from the  Continue Reading »

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Philly woman punched by police during 2018 arrest on Wildwood beach settles lawsuit for $325,000

Posted on December 1, 2020

By: Amy S. Rosenberg Emily Weinman, a Philadelphia woman who was punched by Wildwood police and arrested while on the beach during a confrontation over  Continue Reading »

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