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Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

"I am pleased to proclaim October "Domestic Violence Awareness Month" in order to help increase awareness of this awful problem plaguing our country and even our own community", said Jacobs.

Debra Greenwood shakes hands with a young man who participated in a previous candlelight vigil to raise domestic violence awareness.

Toledo police continue to respond a large number of domestic violence-related incidents, Toledo Police Chief George Kral said.

As part of the awareness campaign, throughout October, Silent Witness Displays representing victims of domestic violence will circulate among area libraries.

Wall, administrative judge of the county's family court division, was honored by DVLN for her "outstanding efforts in the fight against domestic violence". Last year, we were down to 23rd.

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The Lucas County Domestic Violence Task Force is on a mission to get people talking.

This allows her to reach out to others and let them know they're not alone in their battles.

The Women's Resource Center encourages people in purple to share a selfie with friends using #purplethursdays and #1in3 to increase the power of the message.

"Evil and violence comes in all forms and...we need to ban together as a nation to stop the violence".

"It's a different story - the face of domestic violence - when you see the children crying; when you see the children trembling; when you see the children being sick in the shelter because they're so frightened about what goes on in the family", De Anda said.

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The other department employee who was shot - a sworn police officer - suffered minor injuries, police said . "Everyone liked him. A man in her friend's group was shot in the stomach; they still weren't sure of his fate Monday afternoon.

"Mike Hein is one of those leaders that really gets the significance of domestic violence and the devastating impact it has on our community", said Ulster County District Attorney Holley Carnright.

You can also visit our educational website www.StopTheHurt.org for more education on abuse issues and resources.

Angela Lee, a survivor of domestic violence, spoke at the event.

What she remembered the most on that day was her encounter with a woman.

The vigil will also remind local residents that domestic violence - which national statistics suggest affects one out of three women in their lifetime - is a problem in every demographic and community the center serves.

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The announcement was confirmed by Bangladesh Foreign Minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali and Myanmar official Kyaw Tint Swe. But it stopped short of threatening to reimpose USA sanctions, which were suspended under the Obama administration.

The proclamation was presented Tuesday at City Hall.


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