Domestic Violence

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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.

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.