Suspect Charged After Alleged Strangulation

Posted on November 8, 2014

Under Oregon law, strangulation is a class A misdemeanor. Attempted murder is a felony charge. The alleged victim was examined on the scene by medical  Continue Reading »

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Strangulation Is Most Lethal Form of Domestic Violence

Posted on October 28, 2014

Strangulation is the ultimate form of power and control — where abusers control the victim’s next breath. And it is also the best predictor of  Continue Reading »

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Springfield Man Faces Charge of ‘Strangulation and Suffocation,’ Newly Created Felony

Posted on October 9, 2014

He is alleged to have grabbed her, assaulted her and threw her to the ground. Once on the ground, he began to choke her because  Continue Reading »

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2 billboards installed on I-10 raising strangulation awareness

Posted on October 9, 2014

County Attorney Lando Voyles, who is pictured on the billboards alongside Sheriff Paul Babeu, said he believed strangulation cases were going unnoticed and, in response,  Continue Reading »

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Penn Prof and Alums Address Strangulation, Intimate Partner Violence in Research

Posted on October 8, 2014

The researchers report that one of every 100 women in the general population of eight countries, including the United States, reported being strangled by an  Continue Reading »

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