North Texas Psychologists React To Ford, Kavanagh Hearing“At Genesis Women’s Shelter, we have noticed an increase in calls today – both in the number of calls, and those specifically relating to sexual assault," the shelter said.
Volunteers Bring Christmas To Shelter ResidentsVolunteers are Santa's Elves and give Christmas gifts at Arlington Life Shelter.
Don't Ask "Why Did She Stay?" Say Domestic Violence ExpertsIt's not uncommon for domestic violence victims to stay with or return to their abusers, says one local expert.
Domestic Violence Victims Advocates See Silver Lining In Ray Rice VideoAdvocates for domestic violence victims see a silver lining in disturbing new video showing the Baltimore Ravens’ Ray Rice knocking his then-fiance unconscious.
Dallas County Plans To Confiscate Guns From Abusers Dallas County will target domestic violence offenders when it starts confiscating guns from abusers this fall.
Assistant Arlington PD Chief On Paid Leave After ArrestHours 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.
Bullying Can Lead To Domestic ViolenceBullying can play a significant role in domestic violence. Kelly Terstriep with the Genesis Women's Shelter explains the connection.
Police: Family Violence Claims Two More VictimsA mother and daughter were found dead Sunday after an apparent double homicide in a Grand Prairie home, police said.
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.
Celebrate Women's History Month 2013 In DFWWomen's History Month is celebrated by organizations, businesses and individuals nationwide in reverence of the substantial impacts that women have had on society.
Crimes Against Women Conference Underway In DallasMen and women on the front lines of investigating and prosecuting crimes against women are meeting in Dallas. The 7th Annual Conference on Crimes Against Women is underway at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Dallas.
North Texas Woman Working To Open Burleson Women's ShelterA Burleson single mother is a survivor of domestic abuse and knows the trials women face trying to get help. Now she's working to open a shelter for women and children in her town.
Burst Pipes Damage Dallas Women's Housing FacilityThe recent winter snowstorm has prompted safety concerns for some victims of abuse in Dallas.