Texas Senate approves bail bill that would keep more people in jail if they can’t post cash bonds

Posted on April 16, 2021

By Jolie McCullough TEXAS TRIBUNE – The Texas Senate on Wednesday approved the chamber’s priority bail legislation that aims to keep more people accused or previously  Continue Reading »

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Bill to let domestic abuse survivors split consolidated student loan debt reintroduced

Posted on April 16, 2021

By WASHINGTON (CBS19 NEWS) WASHINGTON (CBS19 NEWS) — A bill to keep domestic violence survivors from being responsible for a former spouse’s student loan debt has   Continue Reading »

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Rockford 911 dispatchers receive training on handling calls involving strangulation

Posted on April 14, 2021

By WIFR Newsroom ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) – All dispatchers in the city of Rockford’s 911 Center recently completed updated training on calls involving domestic violence  Continue Reading »

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Virtual auction to support Rockford domestic violence victims

Posted on April 13, 2021

by: WTVO ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Local groups are asking residents to get their bidding fingers out as they raise money for the Rockford Family Peace   Continue Reading »

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At Greene County Family Justice Center, a one-stop-shop to navigate domestic abuse

Posted on April 13, 2021

By Jackie Rehwald Springfield News-Leader Often described as a one-stop-shop for victims of abuse, the Greene County Family Justice Center opened its doors in October of 2018. Initially   Continue Reading »

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