Police: 95-Year-Old Arrested For Slapping Granddaughter With SlipperA Florida great grandmother now has an arrest record after police say they were forced to take the 95-year-old to jail for slapping her granddaughter with a slipper.
Shelton Man Arrested On Domestic Violence ChargesThe accused is the victim's uncle
Two Arrested In Norwich Man's Strangulation, Leg AmputationsPolice say the victim was in a medically induced coma for several days. Both of his legs were amputated.
Hartford Woman Accused Of Shooting At Estranged HusbandHartford Police say the husband told them Madeline Mercado approached him while he was in his car, and banged on the front passenger side window with a Ruger LC9 9mm handgun.
Domestic Violence Charge Against Mets Closer DismissedJeurys Familia's wife tells prosecutor her husband did not hurt her
State's Domestic Violence Shelters More CrowdedFamilies are staying in rooms that used to be play areas for children at some shelters.
Milford Man Twice Arrested On Domestic ChargesA Milford man is being held after police say he was twice arrested on domestic violence charges in the space of several hours between Sunday and Monday.
Brown Cut By GiantsThe New York Giants have released placekicker Josh Brown after police documents revealed Brown had admitted to repeatedly abusing his former wife while they were married.
Advocates Seek Laws to Make Offenders More AccounableAdvocates for domestic violence victims are urging Connecticut lawmakers to pass legislation in the upcoming session that makes offenders more accountable for their actions.
Malloy Holds Signing Ceremony For Restraining Order Gun BillGovernor Dannel P. Malloy held a ceremonial bill signing Friday for legislation that bars people with temporary restraining orders against them from possessing firearms.
Lawmakers Optimistic Restraining Order Change Will PassConnecticut legislative leaders were optimistic Wednesday that this is the year the General Assembly will pass legislation barring people with temporary restraining orders against them from possessing firearms.
Connecticut Inmates Donate Funds To Pay For Police ToolA donation from inmates at the Brooklyn Correctional Institution in eastern Connecticut will help fund a tool used by police officers investigating cases of domestic violence.