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Meeting the Victim

(1) Comments | Posted March 15, 2010 | 5:27 PM

Unfortunately, in my line of work, I deal with cases where the victim has not survived. Recently though, I had the rare opportunity to meet and speak with a victim who had survived rape. As I spoke with her, I could see the fear in her eyes and could sense...

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Playing With Fire

(5) Comments | Posted March 10, 2010 | 11:56 AM

If there was one lesson I could pass along to the youth of today, it would be that if you play with fire, you will eventually get burned.

Last summer I dealt with a case where a drug dealer had been shot and killed inside of his own home....

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University of Alabama Shooting: A Lesson in Red Flags

(3) Comments | Posted February 24, 2010 | 10:43 AM

The story of Amy Bishop, a biology professor at the University of Alabama who shot and killed several colleagues during a faculty meeting on February 12th, continues to amaze me. Reports state that Bishop was upset over disputes about her tenure and in her rage, she killed three people and...

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When Love Leads to Violence

(6) Comments | Posted February 17, 2010 | 3:26 PM

With Valentine's Day having just occurred, we all saw how insanely romantic people can get. There isn't a better feeling in the world than being newly in love ... That feeling can make people believe that they are capable of anything and can accomplish whatever they set their mind to....

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Money, Murder and the Media

(2) Comments | Posted February 11, 2010 | 6:17 PM

Recently I've been seeing a good amount of press coverage related to the Abraham Shakespeare murder in Florida where the suspect, DeeDee Moore, incriminated herself by revealing unreleased information about Shakespeare's death to the press. It's been reported that DeeDee, an apparent friend of Abraham's, killed him in order to...

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