Domestic Violence

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Midwood »

Police Kill Knife-Wielding Man Who Attacked Ex-Girlfriend and Kids: NYPD

Francisco Carvajal was shot dead inside the Ocean Parkway home of his ex-girlfriend, police said.

East Harlem »

Brides March to Raise Awareness for Domestic Violence

Hundreds marched to raise awareness for domestic violence during the 7-mile Brides March. 

Soundview »

Woman Stabbed to Death by Abusive Boyfriend, Police Say

Tynasha Robinson had an order of protection against boyfriend Jean Paul Rodriguez, officials said.

East Harlem »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

DNAinfo ranked elementary schools, investigated the ACS and found affordable apartments this week.

St. George »

Prosecutors to Offer Counseling to Abusers to Curb Repeat Domestic Violence

A $100,000 grant from the state will provide mandated counseling for abusers.

South Jamaica »

Man Shoots Father to Death in Jamaica, Police Say

Anthony Guyton killed his father Langley Bruce in South Jamaica, police said.

Eastchester »

Bronx Woman Found Dead in Man's Apartment, Police Say

Alexis Beck, 48, was killed by a man with whom she had an "intimate relationship," police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Man Convicted of Killing Live-In Boyfriend

Devineil Brown, 27, was convicted of killing live-in boyfriend Shaun Woolford in 2012.

Bedford Park »

Father of College-Bound Bronx Teen Charged for Her Murder

Andrew Atkins was charged with murder and manslaughter, court records show.

Bay Ridge »

Man Fatally Stabs Wife and Slashes Son Who Tried to Stop Him, Sources Say

The fatal family dispute broke out inside a Marine Avenue home in Bay Ridge, police said.

Lower East Side »

Man Arrested for Fatally Stabbing Sister in LES Apartment, Police Say

Chuen Lau was arrested for killing his sister, Meilin Liu, in their Eldridge Street home, police said.

Bed-Stuy »

Affordable Housing for Domestic Violence Survivors Opens in Bed-Stuy

The new affordable housing complex will offer on-site services for survivors of domestic violence.

West Village »

West Village Man Fatally Stabs Girlfriend in Apartment, Police Say

Dennis Guglielmo fatally stabbed his girlfriend in their Downing Street home, police said.

Mount Hope »

Permanent Housing for Domestic Violence Survivors Planned for The Bronx

New Destiny Housing plans to provide apartments for survivors of domestic violence in Mount Hope.

Jamaica »

City Battling Domestic Abuse Spike With Nail Salon, Grocery Store Outreach

There were 60,000 more domestic violence cases in 2013 compared to 2002.