Spousal Abuse

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

Ricky Lynn Brown's mug shot (credit: Arlington Police Department)

Husband Admits Killing His Wife In Motel Room

The Arlington Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of a woman at a motel overnight.

09/21/2013

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Thousands Attend Dallas Rally Against Domestic Violence

Professional athletes joined Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings and other city leaders at a rally that waged a public campaign against domestic violence.

CBS 11–03/24/2013

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After Program Husband Says: “I Am Here. I Am An Abuser.”

Many people think of domestic violence as brutal beatings that occur over a long period of time. But that is not always the case. CBS 11 News wanted to get a different view of domestic violence — a look before it escalates out of control.

CBS 11–10/23/2012