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Domestic Battery

'Trailer Park Boys' Star Arrested After Allegedly Choking Woman

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.02.2016 | Entertainment

UPDATE: On Saturday, “Trailer Park Boys” star Michael Smith released a statement, saying he and the alleged victim, Georgia Ling, were friends and...

Man Allegedly Caught Viewing Porn Suffers Girlfriend's Wrath: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 07.15.2015 | Weird News

Florida police say a man suffered a beating when an angry girlfriend caught him viewing porn, after he promised her "he would stop." Delia Priem, 2...

To The Woman With The Bruises

Melissa Charles | Posted 05.13.2015 | Women
Melissa Charles

I know what it's like to live with someone who terrifies you. I know what it's like to go to sleep sick and wake up scared. I know you. And I want you to hear me, as one survivor to another: It's not your fault.

CeaseFire Cuts Ties With Director After Domestic Battery Charge

Posted 06.04.2013 | Chicago

Ex-CeaseFire Illinois director Tio Hardiman says he feels "shipwrecked and abandoned" after the Chicago-based non-violence group announced it was seve...

Woman Hid In Woods With Daughters For Two Days To Escape Abuse

The Huffington Post | Hilary Tuttle | Posted 04.13.2012 | Crime

A mother and victim of severe domestic abuse went to extremes to flee her husband and free her children from his home. At the end of March, a passe...

From Victim to Victor: Women Turn the Representation of Rape Inside Out.

G. Roger Denson | Posted 03.08.2013 | Arts
G. Roger Denson


Woman Accused Of Throwing Cupcakes At Husband Charged With Domestic Battery

Posted 12.17.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago woman was charged with misdemeanor domestic battery Sunday after allegedly throwing cupcakes at her husband and hitting him over the head. ...

Police Search For Man Who Shot Ex-Girlfriend In Front Of Her Child

Posted 11.30.2011 | Chicago

A Chicago man is wanted by police in connection with two shootings this week after his ex-girlfriend and her male friend were wounded in separate inci...

State Senator Reportedly Bit Husband In Second Domestic Incident In Six Weeks

Posted 11.27.2011 | Chicago

First-year Republican Illinois State Senator Suzanne "Suzi" Schmidt was involved in her second domestic dispute call in just over a month at the Lake ...

Man Arrested For Shaving Off Girlfriend's Hair

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.29.2011 | Crime

A Florida man faces domestic battery charges after allegedly shaving off his girlfriend's hair as she slept. The victim called police at around 7 ...

Woman Accused Attacking Husband With Basil

Posted 10.18.2011 | Crime

No herbal remedy for this incident. Port St. Lucie Police charged Andrea Antoine-Pierre with domestic battery on Monday after a kitchen confrontati...

Bride Charged With Domestic Battery During Honeymoon

Posted 08.21.2011 | Crime

Till death -- or arrest -- do us part. Police in Broward County, Fla., hauled a newlywed away in handcuffs for allegedly attacking and biting her h...

Legislators Pass Bill To Keep Domestic Abusers From Owning Guns

Posted 07.18.2011 | Chicago

By a sweeping majority, the Illinois Senate passed a bill that would permanently revoke the rights of certain offenders to own guns. The bill, HB 3...

Cops: Father Chained Teenage Son To Dryer, Beat And Stabbed Him

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A south suburban man and his live-in girlfriend face several charges for allegedly chaining the man's 13-year-old son to a dryer and repeatedly beatin...

Woman Charged After Setting Boyfriend On Fire

Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A West Side woman faces attempted murder charges Tuesday after allegedly setting her boyfriend on fire when he refused to give her money. The Chicag...