Nampa Police Department to Mandate Strangulation Prevention Training Course for All Officers

Posted on January 30, 2013

Strangulation is more common than professionals have realized. Recent studies have now shown that 34% of abused pregnant women report being “choked” (Bullock, 2006); 47%  Continue Reading »

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Law Awakens to Choking Dangers

Posted on January 19, 2013

OFTEN NO MARKS In exploring how to best handle these cases, we learned about prosecutors in San Diego who consulted with emergency-room doctors. They learned  Continue Reading »

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Death Highlights New York's Recent Strangulation Law

Posted on January 18, 2013

The law was implemented immediately. The state Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) reports that about 1,000 strangulation arrests are made every month. Johanna Sullivan,  Continue Reading »

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Strangulation Called "Predictor of Homicide"

Posted on December 18, 2012

Invited to speak by Rockingham County Attorney James Reams, Riviello reminded that the state of New Hampshire last year upgraded the crime of strangulation from  Continue Reading »

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Strangulation Expert Confirms Police Suspicions about Woman's Death

Posted on October 19, 2012

SAN JOSE — When they began investigating Andrea Theis’ death last year, San Jose detectives believed the evidence contradicted what her boyfriend was saying: Theis  Continue Reading »

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