domestic violence

A study conducted by the Katy Christian Ministries Crisis Center concluded that domestic violence is also one of Hurricane Harvey’s enduring legacies. The Center reported 1,025 domestic violence incidents between January and August 2018. In the same time period in 2017, only 417 domestic violence victims reported – a more than 120% increase. “This year we’ve […]

I’m so glad this happened.  According to TMZ, Trey Songz won’t face a felony criminal charge for allegedly hitting a woman, because the L.A. District Attorney isn’t buying the case … TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us … the singer’s lawyer, Shawn Holley, gave numerous witness statements to LAPD that contradicted Andrea Buera‘s account of […]

Serena Williams is looking to put an end to domestic violence and financial abuse. According to TheShadeRoom, the mom-to-be is the newest ambassador for Allstate Foundation Purple Course — which provides financial support for domestic abuse victims. On the program, the tennis star said, “Not a lot of people really know about the financial abuse. […]

Sanford, Florida police had responded twice to domestic disturbance calls from the couple before the fatal shooting.

A video of ex-NFL player Ray McDonald during a domestic violence incident with the mother of his child in 2015 has recently surfaced. The lawyer representing the mother referred to the clip as “one of the most horrific videos I’ve seen and heard in my 46 years practicing law.”

With her recently announced return to the show that made her famous, Basketball Wives and a guest-hosting stint on daytime talk show The Real, Evelyn Lozada is making her return to the spotlight in a pretty big way. On day three of her guest co-host spot on The Real, Lozada opened up about her relationship […]

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Black Women for Positive Change is working towards a violence-free America.

  Dr. Spinks-Franklin is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician in the Meyer center for developmental pediatrics at Texas children’s hospital and assistant professor of pediatrics for Baylor College of medicine. Dr. Spinks-Franklin is associate fellowship director for the developmental-behavioral pediatric fellowship at Texas children’s hospital/Baylor college of medicine. In addition to evaluating children with developmental and behavioral […]

A 27-year-old was murdered by her ex-boyfriend when she attempted to return his engagement ring.

  10/11/16- Jacque Reid goes Inside Her Story with Monica Day, Founder and CEO of Daylight Inc. to talk about domestic violence and why some women choose to stay. “We fought every other weekend. He is an alcoholic. My thinking was we were fighting because he had been drinking. My thinking was if I could […]

The "Empire" star, whose book drops on October 11, reminds us that even "strong" Black women can experience interpartner violence.

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