Domestic Violence

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Bed-Stuy »

The Bedford-Stuyvesant Anti-Violence Project kicked off its outreach this month with community surveys.

Lincoln Square »

He was fighting with his boyfriend when he was stabbed, police said.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Basil Belgrave, 57, was arrested when police found him in a blood-soaked shirt shortly after the attack.

Graniteville »

Thomas Kennedy, 50, was arrested in his Staten Island home after the attack, police said.

Jamaica »

Carol Maraj, a domestic violence survivor, returned to her old neighborhood to discuss the issue. 

NoHo »

Police arrested Damon Knowles, 21, for slashing a 71-year-old woman's cheek, the NYPD said.    

Bushwick »

The Manhattan man was charged with burglary, attempted assault and menacing for two separate incidents.

Emerson Hill »

Christina Quinones stabbed Ruben Jimenez on Saturday while their children were home, police said.

East Harlem »

Domestic violence made up 12 percent of overall crime in the precinct, compared to 10 percent citywide.

Williamsbridge »

Rafael Herrera shot his wife, Yadira Perea Saavedra, police said.

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.