October is domestic violence awareness month and because I’m a victim advocate I would like to shed some light on the crime because it is truly a crime to abuse … Continue Reading Intimate Partner Violence-Pregnancy
Morgan County Sheriff’s Deputy Donald Steven Fanning was found guilty of domestic violence by strangulation in Feb. 2012. That same month he was fired from his position. But it wasn’t until 2016 that he was decertified, or prevented from ever serving as a police officer again.
“He then grabbed me by my hair on both sides slammed me into door and repeated knocking my head into door…He got on me and had one hand on my throat and one hand pulled back like he was going to hit me and said ’I will f****** kill you myself then I wouldn’t have to worry about you anymore,’” the victim wrote in her voluntary statement to police, in wide, sloping child-like handwriting.
— Read on www.al.com/news/2019/12/when-your-abuser-is-a-cop-domestic-violence-involving-police-leaves-no-margin-for-error.html
Information for Teens and Young Adults: What are warning signs of abuse in teenage and young adult relationships? | WomensLaw.org
Many people of all ages don’t recognize that they are in an abusive relationship. We have a checklist of abusive behavior for people of all ages on our Signs of … Continue Reading Information for Teens and Young Adults: What are warning signs of abuse in teenage and young adult relationships? | WomensLaw.org
I was having general conversation with some teens and a couple of young adults about what they were doing this summer, and surprisingly the majority of the young girls responded … Continue Reading Know The Signs.