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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Easy as pulling a trigger: Anchorage DA spreads awareness about strangulation

Posted on January 25, 2019

By: Daniella Rivera Opening a can of soda, firing a gun, and a firm handshake — these are all things that can generally require more force than  Continue Reading »

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2 officers seriously injured in neck restraint training session

Posted on January 25, 2019

JAMIE DUFFY | The Journal Gazette Two Fort Wayne police officers injured in a Monday afternoon training session on the lateral vascular neck restraint suffered “serious physical  Continue Reading »

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