Domestic Violence

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Jamaica »

Police apprehended Carlos Leon in Miami, wearing the same clothes he wore the day his girlfriend died. 

Jamaica »

Carlos Leon, also known as Carlos Alvarado, is wanted for questioning.

St. George »

The center, at 126 Stuyvesant Pl., is expected to open early next year.

Downtown Brooklyn »

The idea that women are supposed to be submissive and men "masculine” causes violence, prosecutors said.

Inwood »

High Bridge Cold Brew Coffee company will provide jobs and training to those who have experienced abuse.

Washington Heights »

Edena Hines was fatally stabbed by her boyfriend during a deranged exorcism Sunday, police said.

Central Harlem »

A shelter run by the Urban Resource Institute is creating a pet-friendly space for abuse victims.

East Williamsburg »

The teenage victim had just told him that she had an abortion, police said. 

West Village »

An X-ray technician working at Lenox Health was attacked by her patient's girlfriend, police said.

New Dorp »

Manuel DaSilva was arrested on his third domestic violence charge this summer against the same woman. 

Claremont Village »

Arthur Meredith shot a woman in the stomach but the child was unharmed, police and family said.

Washington Heights »

Trevial Terry was arrested on Monday after he assaulted his former girlfriend and two co-workers.

Fordham »

The officers were responding to a domestic violence call when the teen shot at them, police said.

Concourse »

The city held a seminar dedicated to Sexual Assault Awareness Month and Denim Day.