domestic violence

Governor Dannel Malloy holds discussion on domestic violence. WTIC Photo by Brett Leiter

Roundtable Discussion On Domestic Violence

(West Hartford, Conn./CBS Connecticut) – Elected and education officials sat down today for a roundtable discussion on domestic violence in West Hartford. The issue has received attention not only with the Ray Rice case but […]


Josh Gordon #12 of the Cleveland Browns warms up prior to the start of the preseason game against the Detroit Lions at Ford Field on August 9, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. The Lions defeated the Browns 13-12 in a preseason game. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Keidel: Josh Gordon And NFL Policy

It seems we’ve jumped into the pool of relativism since we got wind of Josh Gordon’s season-long suspension for marijuana use. You have the indignant faction that can’t believe someone who smokes weed gets a year while Ray Rice skates with a two-game suspension


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Report: Connecticut Averages 14 Domestic Homicides

A new report shows Connecticut averaged about 14 domestic violence-related homicides each year between 2000 and 2012.


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4 Reasons Why We Should Have Foreseen Hope Solo’s Meltdown

Hope Solo allegedly attacked her sister and nephew, while everyone is shocked it’s probably something we should have seen coming.


A mobile phone set to dial the Connecticut domestic violence hotline. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer

After Bristol Domestic Violence Killing, A Reminder That Help Is Available

Following a domestic violence murder-suicide in Bristol, the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence is reminding people that help is available, through a 24-hour hotline.


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Former Boyfriend Pleads Guilty In Acid Attack

A Florida man today pleaded guilty to trying to disfigure his former girlfriend with acid, in a Stamford attack.


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Simon, Wife Arrested On Domestic Violence Charge

Singer Paul Simon has told a judge in Norwalk that it was a rare argument with wife Edie Brickell that led to the two of them being arrested on disorderly conduct charges over the weekend.


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One Dead, One Critical in Bridgeport Domestic Dispute

A woman died of stab wounds and a man was in critical condition in an apparent domestic homicide in Bridgeport Saturday night.


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Police: Man Doused Woman With Liqueur, Tried To Set Her On Fire

_ Police in eastern Connecticut arrested a man after they say he doused a woman with an almond liqueur and unsuccessfully tried to light her on fire in front of several children.


Tosha Strahan (Courtesy Torrington Police)

Girlfriend Charged In Stabbing Death

Torrington Police have charged a local woman with murder in the stabbing death of her boyfriend earlier this month at their apartment on Elm Street.