Domestic Violence

Domestic Violence in New York 2012

November 19, 2012

Many believe that incidents involving domestic violence are often part of a continuing pattern of abuse, which involves the continuation and sometimes the escalation of violence. The New York City Mayor’s Office to Combat Domestic Violence reports that over a third of battered women will be subject to additional abuse within six months. Up to this point, most domestic violence cases (that is, cases not involving “serious” injury or death) have generally been prosecuted as […] Read On