domestic violence

Community Clovia recently caught up with Carol Adams the founder of the Carol Adams Foundation. Adams is a Richmond Police officer with a mission is to provide emergency assistance to women, men, and children who are victims of domestic violence.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month but a crisis happens in most cases every other minute.  What is domestic violence? A pattern of abusive behaviors used by one individual over the other to have power and control over them.  These behaviors leave the victim afraid and fearing for their life.  This power and control by the […]

Stephen Belafonte is responding to his soon-to-be ex-wife Melanie "Mel B" Brown after she accused him of beating and sexually exploiting her throughout the span of their 10-year marriage.

Sanford, Florida police had responded twice to domestic disturbance calls from the couple before the fatal shooting.

Sheree Whitfield is spilling all the tea this season. In a preview of next week’s episode of The Real Housewives of Atlanta, the reality star and author revealed that her ex-husband Bob Whitfield was abusive with her during their marriage. While the gang was discussing how Peter and Cynthia were able to go on a […]

Louisiana Sen. Troy Brown battles efforts to expel him from the state Senate. He pleaded no contest to domestic violence charges.

A video of ex-NFL player Ray McDonald during a domestic violence incident with the mother of his child in 2015 has recently surfaced. The lawyer representing the mother referred to the clip as “one of the most horrific videos I’ve seen and heard in my 46 years practicing law.”

Those behind the new measure believe that the hairdresser-client relationship can be helpful in identifying victims of intimate partner violence.

With her recently announced return to the show that made her famous, Basketball Wives and a guest-hosting stint on daytime talk show The Real, Evelyn Lozada is making her return to the spotlight in a pretty big way. On day three of her guest co-host spot on The Real, Lozada opened up about her relationship […]

Evelyn Lozada may have moved on from Chad Johnson, but the wounds of her past still haunt her to this day.

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and Black Women for Positive Change is working towards a violence-free America.

  Dr. Spinks-Franklin is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician in the Meyer center for developmental pediatrics at Texas children’s hospital and assistant professor of pediatrics for Baylor College of medicine. Dr. Spinks-Franklin is associate fellowship director for the developmental-behavioral pediatric fellowship at Texas children’s hospital/Baylor college of medicine. In addition to evaluating children with developmental and behavioral […]