‘I was scared’: Strangulation a factor in roughly half of domestic violence cases in Windsor, experts say

Posted on January 31, 2020

By: Jason Viau Being picked up by her throat so tightly she could barely breathe, Anita Prskalo remembers feeling her toes curl and scrape the bathroom tiles as she  Continue Reading »

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St. Pete man arrested for choking cat to death at Wawa

Posted on January 24, 2020

PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A man is accused of strangling his father’s 2-year-old cat to death at a Wawa in St. Petersburg on Thursday.  Continue Reading »

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In D.C. And Maryland, Strangling Someone Is A Misdemeanor. Victim Advocates Want That To Change

Posted on January 22, 2020

A pair of bills before the D.C. Council and Maryland’s General Assembly would make attempted strangulation a felony offense. If passed, they would bring both  Continue Reading »

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Bills could make strangulation a felony in Maryland

Posted on January 18, 2020

By: Heather Mongilio A bill in both chambers of the Maryland General Assembly would make intentional suffocation and strangulation a first-degree assault. The bill submitted  Continue Reading »

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Tulsa man charged for possessing gun after domestic violence conviction

Posted on January 17, 2020

By: Makenzie Trotter TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — A federal grand jury charged a Tulsa man this week with possessing a firearm after being convicted of  Continue Reading »

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