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Police To Repeat Offenders: Let Us Help

Police know Chuck. They’ve visited on disturbance calls. He’s what police refer to as a repeat victim. Thursday, Chuck received a welcome visit from two specially trained officers and a counselor.

CBS 11–03/31/2014

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4 Arrested In Slaying Of Tyler Couple Near Church

An East Texas woman, her brother and her parents are charged with carrying out a scheme to kill the woman’s ex-husband and new wife as both sides were embroiled in a custody dispute over a 5-year-old girl.

03/12/2014

Photo of murdered UT Southwestern employee Karen Smith. (credit: UTSW)

Abused Wife Murder Catalyst For Dallas Change

A decrease in the number of domestic violence-related homicides are now traced back to one victim’s death in January 2013.

03/11/2014

Emily Lambert - Teacher Killed

Loved Ones Celebrate Life Of Richardson Teacher

Friends of a Richardson ISD teacher who was murdered in New Mexico said they don’t want her life overshadowed by her death.

03/06/2014

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Busted Pipe Damages Battered Women’s Emergency Shelter

Tucked away on the edge of a Fort Worth neighborhood is a large building with security discreetly installed all around it.

03/06/2014

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Survey: Critical Shortage In Funding For Domestic Violence Survivors

A survey released today by the National Network to End Domestic Violence shows domestic violence programs across Texas have a critical shortage of funds and staff to assist victims in need of services.

03/06/2014

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Texans With Character: Mark Hagan

Emily’s Place is the only long-term housing solution for domestic violence victims in Collin County, and it is about to expand. Meet Mark Hagan, the man behind Emily’s Place.

02/28/2014

Mugshot of Judge Carlos Cortez, 44th State Civil District Court, Dallas County. (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Judge Accused Of Assault Says Dirty Politics Behind Arrest

State district Judge Carlos Raul Cortez told CBS 11 News that dirty political tricks were behind his arrest for felony assault following a domestic disturbance with his girlfriend in December 2013.

02/20/2014

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Police: Family Violence Ends In Shooting Death

A family argument ended in gunfire at a Garland home on Sunday.

01/28/2014

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Arlington Man Sentenced To 40 Years For Killing Ex-Girlfriend

An Arlington man who stabbed his ex-girlfriend to death and then went home and watched football with his friends was sentenced to 40 years in prison Monday morning.

01/13/2014

Mugshot of Judge Carlos Cortez, 44th State Civil District Court, Dallas County. (credit: Dallas County Jail)

Dallas County Judge Arrested For Domestic Violence

A Dallas-based state district judge is free on bond after he was arrested and charged with family violence assault overnight Friday.

12/27/2013

Arlington Police Department Assistant Chief James Hawthorne. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Assistant Arlington PD Chief On Paid Leave After Arrest

Hours after Arlington police tweeted a photo of an event designed to end domestic violence; police officers arrested one of their top commanders on a charge of family violence.

CBS 11–11/18/2013

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