Finding the Right Tools to Respond to Strangulation, Domestic Violence

Posted on March 21, 2013

Gilmour says he asked Susan Michalski – an RN with experience in intimate partner violence and sexual assault – to talk with Kearney first responders,  Continue Reading »

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Casey Gwinn Discusses Impact of Strangulation Crimes

Posted on March 11, 2013

View Casey Gwinn’s new video on the frequency and seriousness of strangulation crimes here.

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Canyon Officers Learn to Detect Strangulation

Posted on February 26, 2013

That training is the source of some sobering statistics, including the fact that nearly half of all domestic violence murder victims experience at least one  Continue Reading »

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A New Crime, but Convictions Are Elusive

Posted on February 19, 2013

The boyfriend, an M.B.A. student named Anthony DeMaio, one of about 15,000 people typically charged in New York City each year with attacking a partner,  Continue Reading »

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Measure Classifying Strangulation as Felony Battery Moves Forward

Posted on February 19, 2013

Currently, the state’s district attorneys handle nonlethal strangulations differently. By statute, they can prosecute such cases as petty misdemeanors, misdemeanors or felonies. “Strangulation is not  Continue Reading »

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