Strangulation Called “Predictor of Homicide”

Posted on December 18, 2012

Invited to speak by Rockingham County Attorney James Reams, Riviello reminded that the state of New Hampshire last year upgraded the crime of strangulation from  Continue Reading »

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Strangulation Expert Confirms Police Suspicions about Woman’s Death

Posted on October 19, 2012

SAN JOSE — When they began investigating Andrea Theis’ death last year, San Jose detectives believed the evidence contradicted what her boyfriend was saying: Theis  Continue Reading »

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Training Seeks to Educate on Strangulation

Posted on September 23, 2012

By Mindy Aguon Guam – If a victim is strangled one time, studies show that she is 700-800 times more likely to become a victim  Continue Reading »

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New Law Makes Strangulation a Felony in Virginia

Posted on July 18, 2012

That changed thanks to a group from the Samaritan House. Just last year alone, they helped nearly 40 women recover from a strangulation assault, making  Continue Reading »

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Choking Law Aims to Stem Fatal Abuse

Posted on July 17, 2012

Gaining traction Today, the 3-year-old law has begun to gain traction. Before the law was passed, non-lethal strangulation cases typically were treated as misdemeanors, put  Continue Reading »

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