Domestic Violence

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St. George »

Borough President Oddo Donates Cell Phones to Domestic Violence Victims

After a yearlong drive at Borough Hall, Oddo donated more than 80 cell phones to Safe Horizon.

Bed-Stuy »

Man's Crusade Against Domestic Violence Inspired by Murdered Sister

Kirt Gonzales' sister, Sellis Gonzales, was murdered by her abusive boyfriend last fall.

Bed-Stuy »

Men to 'Pamper' Victims of Domestic Violence in Bed-Stuy for Mother's Day

Jericho Road invited 20 women for a day of pampering in Bed-Stuy.

Morris Heights »

Domestic Violence Victims Wait Up to a Decade for Emergency NYCHA Housing

Nearly 500 survivors are on the list for housing because they were abused, the agency said.

Greenwich Village »

Man Chases Mugger Through Subway Tunnel to Retrieve $94, Lighter

The victim chased the accused thief underground from station to station.

Jamaica »

Man Killed Daughters Because He 'Didn't Have Car Seats' for Them, DA Says

Miguel Mejia-Ramos said he wanted to take his daughters with him after killing his wife, the DA said.

Jamaica »

Funeral Services Held for Mom and Daughters Who Were Murdered

Members of the family's church raised money to have them buried in Guatemala.

Jamaica »

Queens Man Suspected of Killing Wife and Daughters in Custody in Texas

Miguel Mejia-Ramos, 28, was stopped by marshals as he was driving in Schulenburg, Texas, police said.

Greenwich Village »

Drunk Driver Crashes Into Parked Police Car on W. Side Highway, Police Say

The police car was pulled over and had its rooftop lights flashing, the NYPD said.

St. George »

City Breaks Ground on Staten Island Family Justice Center

The city broke ground on the $3.1 million Family Justice Center in Staten Island on Thursday.

South Jamaica »

Jealousy Sparked Polyamorous Couple to Torture Harlem Mom, Court Docs Show

Devonnee Wilkerson said she became angry when Sheryl Outerbridge crossed the line in their arrangement.

South Jamaica »

Family and Friends Mourn Death of Kidnapped Harlem Mom

Friends and relatives gathered to mourn Sheryl Outerbridge in Harlem.

Ozone Park »

Ozone Park Man Kills Wife in Murder-Suicide Attempt, Sources Say

A man stabbed his wife to death in their Ozone Park home Friday morning, sources said.

Bed-Stuy »

Mom Was Killed After Boyfriend Sent Kids to Buy Takeout Food, Cops Say

Eric McCormick is suspected of fatally shooting Sellis Gonzales in her Chauncey Street home, cops said.

Throgs Neck »

NYPD Officer Arrested for Choking Girlfriend, Cops Say

Officer George Sotomayor allegedly assaulted and choked his girlfriend, cops said.