Elgin Man Sentenced To 10 Years For Punching Ex-GirlfriendAn Elgin man will spend ten years in the Illinois Department of Corrections after police say he punched his ex-girlfriend during an argument in two separate instance.
Mayor Backs Paid Leave For City Workers Who Are Victims Of Domestic Abuse“You will not have to make a false choice anymore between both receiving care or a paycheck,” the mayor said at a news conference.
New Law Will Require Stylists To Learn About The Signs Of Domestic AbuseState Senator Bill Cunningham co-sponsored a bill, that becomes law Jan. 1 requiring salon workers to take a one-hour awareness and training course about domestic violence and sexual assault before they get their licenses.
Woman Killed Days After She Filed Abuse ReportRobert Simon allegedly told police he killed 35-year-old Babette Miller with a .22 caliber handgun after an argument in their apartment
How To Protect Yourself From Digital Domestic AbusePhone calls and texts that do not stop along with online tracking and spying, in this digital-age of smart phones and social media, domestic abusers have found new ways to stalk their victims. CBS 2's Mai Martinez has warning signs and ways to stay safe.
Alvarez Hopes Focus On Domestic Violence Leads To Better Services For VictimsCook County's top prosecutor says she hopes the focus on domestic abuse due to problems in the NFL brings changes for victims here, reports WBBM's Nancy Harty.
#WhyIStayed: Meredith Vieira, Domestic Abuse Survivors Find Their Voice
Experts Say Abusive Relationships Complex, Not Easy To Break OffThe day after her husband Ray Rice was released and suspended indefinitely, his wife Janay posted in Instagram calling their situation a “nightmare.”
Baffoe: The Power And Responsibility Of Roger GoodellGoodell is only responsible to the dollar, not the human being.
Man Arrested After Knocking Wife Unconscious, Fleeing With BabyWhen his wife announced she was leaving him, police say, Philip Hritz took off with their 1-year-old son, and threatened to hurt the baby and himself.
McCarthy: CeaseFire Program To Be Judged On Merits, Not Charges Against DirectorPolice Supt. Garry McCarthy said Monday that the city should not necessarily have to end a contract with the anti-violence group CeaseFire, after its director was charged with domestic abuse for allegedly punching and kicking his wife.
Bernstein: Blackhawks Now Must Fire Bobby Hull