domestic violence

This is a special segment of Access Houston. We have the founder of S.M.O.O.O.T.H., and mother of Houston Texans Wide Receiver, DeAndre Hopkins, the courageous and resilient Sabrina Greenlee. With last month being Domestic Violence Awareness Month, we wanted to tackle the issue with Ms. Greenlee. She tells her story of surviving an abusive relationship […]

Mel B's fight against estranged husband Stephen Belafonte and his alleged mistress, Lorraine Gilles, gets uglier.

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.

This past week, news broke that a police officer told Latina Herring to stop calling 911, right before her and her 8-year-old son were killed. The suspected perpetrator, who is now apprehended, is her boyfriend, Allen Cashe. The officers statements came from a video that was released when they were called to a home in Sanford, […]

Tragedy hit Sanford, Florida, this past week when Latina Herring and her eight-year-old son were killed in a shooting rampage. The accused perpetrator is Herring’s boyfriend, Allen Cashe. Herring called the police hours before she was killed, but they asked her to “stop calling 911.” Police were originally called to a Wawa store at 3:20 a.m. […]

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

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.

Fourteen-year-old girl Bresha Meadows has been charged with aggravated murder after she allegedly shot her 41-year-old father Jonathan in the head just before 4 a.m. on July 28.

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• Harris County led the state in women killed by their intimate parner with 34 women (22%) in 2015. *Source: Texas Council on Family Violence • In 2015, Harris County had the highest percentage of calls to the Domestic Violence Hotline. • The 2014-2015 Harris County Community Plan reported more than 250,000 women in domestic […]