Auckland man first person charged under new strangulation law

Posted on December 6, 2018

Nicole Lawton A 21-year-old man is the first person to be arrested and charged with strangulation under new family violence legislation. The Auckland man was charged in relation  Continue Reading »

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Salem man tells girlfriend ‘you’re next’ after choking her dog to death, deputies say

Posted on December 5, 2018

Virginia Barreda, Salem Statesman Journal A Salem man is being held on $500,000 bail after he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend and used a shoelace and  Continue Reading »

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Strangling, suffocating and coerced marriage new offences as Government targets domestic violence

Posted on December 3, 2018

Strangling and suffocating, assault on family members and being forced into marriage will become new offences next week, as the Government rolls out legislation to address family  Continue Reading »

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Chris Watts sentenced to life for ‘inhumane’ killings of two daughters and pregnant wife

Posted on November 26, 2018

By Eliott C. McLaughlin and Kelly Murray, CNN (CNN) It became apparent from Chris Watts’ research for secluded vacation destinations and jewelry that the married  Continue Reading »

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Strangulation training underway in Charlotte for professionals who work with domestic violence victims

Posted on November 19, 2018

By Coleen Harry CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) – For four days this week, 130 professionals in the greater Charlotte area who work with domestic violence victims are  Continue Reading »

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