Intimate Partner Violence – Podcast #94

Posted on February 12, 2018

By: Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma An important but under-recognized disease in our communities, intimate partner violence represents a significant threat to the  Continue Reading »

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Domestic Violence Advocates Tout Progress of Strangulation Bills

Posted on February 11, 2018

By: Cynthia Miller SANTA FE, NM – In late January, 26-year-old Alex Maestas was arrested after an hours-long standoff with a Santa Fe police SWAT  Continue Reading »

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How Frederick County became a state leader in preventing nonfatal strangulation, one of the deadliest forms of domestic violence

Posted on February 10, 2018

By: Kate Masters FREDERICK, MD – The call came on the afternoon of July 21, 2014 — a reported sexual assault in the area of  Continue Reading »

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Momentum Grows for Making Strangulation a Felony

Posted on February 9, 2018

By: Raymond Rendleman CLACKAMAS COUNTY, OR – Clackamas County victim service providers are advocating for the passage of Oregon Senate Bill 1562 — introduced this legislative  Continue Reading »

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City Combats Domestic Violence with New Strangulation Ordinance

Posted on February 1, 2018

By: Bethann Coldiron BURLESON, TX – The Burleson City Council announced a new method of combating domestic violence at their meeting on Jan. 22. The  Continue Reading »

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