Victims of domestic abuse to be given longer time to report the offense to the police

Under the changes, victims of domestic abuse will be allowed more time to report incidents of common assault or battery against them. Currently, prosecutions must commence within six months of…

Pregnant woman one of the victims of two Little Rock homicides

“This is getting old. To continue to have to make contact with family members based on the acts of cowards,” said Little Rock Police Chief Keith Humphrey. LITTLE ROCK, Ark.…

$5K Escaping Violence Payment Available for Domestic Violence Victims

The Government has announced the two year trial of a new $5000 one-off welfare payment to women escaping domestic violence situations. The Minister for Women’s Safety, Anne Ruston said that…

Victim’s of the murder of a pregnant woman in 1994 fail to get notified of legal proceedings after convict given chance for parole in 2010

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN) – “None of us victim’s are protected. If we were protected, damn it, they would do something,” says Martines’s mother, Carol Wendt. Back in 1994, Debbie…