One of a new series of posters for the End the Fear campaign against domestic violence. They have been produced to raise awareness of the issue in the run up to Christmas. The images have been taken by the Force’s photographers. The Domestic Abuse Helpline is also available to offer support for victims on 0808 2000 247. To access Victim Support’s services you can call, text, email or self-refer. www.victimsupport.org.uk
Temple University and the Philadelphia-based Women Organized Against Rape have launched a new on-site partnership to provide 24-hour support services for victims and survivors of sexual violence at the school's North Philadelphia campus.
Acton’s FGM Community Clinic which supports thousands of women will be forced to close after March as it has lost it’s funding. FGM Survivor Aida Silvestre said: "This clinic is vital for FGM victims. It provides a great deal of support physically and emotionally by creating a safe environment for girls/women to talk about their problems and experiences while maintaining their anonymity. The clinic changes lives and saves lives."
Cullman Domestic Violence Survivors Support Group Weekly Meeting Victim Services of Cullman conducts a safe, comforting and informative Domestic Violence Survivors’ Support Group meets every Monday from 5 to 7 pm at the old County Board of Education Building (310 Third Avenue SE) Childcare is available. Call 256-775-2600 for more information. Crisis Line: 256-734-6100
Well, the courts said I can assume that what he does to my K-9 he WILL do to me. The fact is, this will not happen. I do FULLY and with all my heart support the spirit with which this was posted. PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY.
Chicago Police looks to tech surge to help solve murder spike- CHICAGO — The Chicago Police Department is hoping a data-driven tech surge can help it stem its murder problem. The department on Friday opened its first two data-driven nerve centers — what they’ve dubbed Strategic Decision Support Centers — that will use hyper-local video and data in two of the city’s most violent neighborhoods to help officers more quickly respond to shootings and help police predict where the next incident…