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.
Arlington police assistant chief James Hawthorne is on administrative leave after his overnight arrest following a domestic disturbance call.
Male students from W.H. Adamson High School won the chance to play like professionals at AT&T Stadium next season. Their commitment to speak out against domestic violence earned students the once in a lifetime prize.
A 30-year-old repeat felon was sentenced to 99 years in prison on Friday for shooting his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend 12 times during a confrontation at an Arlington apartment last year on Thanksgiving Day.
The Dallas Mayor is dangling a big prize in front of local high school football teams – the chance to play at AT&T Stadium. At football games tonight and Friday, students will be encouraged to garner votes by taking a pledge against domestic violence.
Tuesday morning, family and friends of murdered North Texas mother Karen Smith had the chance to address her killer in court. Karen Smith was shot to death in a parking garage at UT Southwestern Medical Center in January 2013.
His voice thick with emotion, Vice President Joe Biden on Wednesday again toured the National Domestic Violence Hotline he helped create, calling victims of such abuse “prisoners in plain sight.”
The family of the man accused of shooting his estranged wife and her son said he was in a deep depression and had been seeking counseling over the demise of his marriage.
Domestic violence, experts say, thrives in secrecy. So a Dallas church is using the pulpit—and a panel of experts—to help bring resources to both victims and the abusers.
Bullying can play a significant role in domestic violence. Kelly Terstriep with the Genesis Women’s Shelter explains the connection.
Dallas Police say a domestic dispute led to a man shooting and killing his wife before turning the gun on himself on Monday night.
A 43-year-old ex-con was sentenced to 60 years in prison on Thursday for beating his 85-year-old grandmother during an all-night drunken rage last year.