Police: Del Valle man charged with murder in girlfriend’s strangulation

Posted on February 19, 2019

DEL VALLE Police: Man strangled, killed girlfriend Austin police have charged a 25-year-old man with murder after they say he strangled his girlfriend to death  Continue Reading »

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The Aurora shooter had a history of domestic violence and assault. He never should have had a gun.

Posted on February 19, 2019

Even a background check didn’t prevent Gary Martin from getting a firearm — even though he shouldn’t have been able to.  By Amanda Sakuma  The warning  Continue Reading »

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Bill passes through Senate to classify non-fatal strangulation as felony

Posted on February 19, 2019

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WBKO) — Kentucky’s Senate passed SB 70 today to address non-fatal strangulation. The piece of legislation would make the crime a felony. It would  Continue Reading »

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Choking game: Internet challenge leads to teen’s death, family says

Posted on February 19, 2019

A 13-year-old girl has died after playing a dangerous game that involves choking. The dangerous dare is also known as the “pass out” game in  Continue Reading »

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Majority of inmates at women’s prison ‘have signs of brain injury’

Posted on February 11, 2019

New study links prevalence of severe head injuries to offending rates A study of female prisoners has found that 65% of inmates at one women’s  Continue Reading »

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