A new study finds that threats made with a firearm can worsen PTSD symptoms of domestic violence victims.
The greatest threat women face is from men they know. The criminal justice system doesn't always recognize that fact.
In a majority of cases, the killer is an intimate partner.
On the other end of the line was a little girl. Her uncle had a gun.
For abusers bent on control, firearms are an effective tool.
A firearm doesn’t have to go off to play a critical role in domestic violence.
From 2016: A guide to firearms, intimate partner abuse, and the children, parents and police who become victims, too.
A new study on law enforcement deaths found that domestic disputes are more likely than other scenarios to lead to an officer getting shot. One Massachusetts officer isn’t surprised.
One of the petitioner’s 14 convictions was for slapping his girlfriend so hard that she hit the floor.
The Compromises That Got One State’s Republicans to Increase Gun Protections for Domestic Violence Victims
Connecticut State House Minority Leader Themis Klarides talks about the tweaks that eased her opposition to a new law requiring alleged abusers to turn in their firearms.
Temporary Restraining Orders Can Set Off Alleged Abusers. But Only 16 States Make Them Hand Over Their Guns.
Most states wait for the outcome of a hearing on a permanent order before a firearms ban kicks in— a lag that can have deadly consequences.