2 women from my hometown were murdered
after repeated request for police intervention.
1 had 2 children and an ex who would not
release her. He waited until their children
were away, entered at night , killed her as well
The mother who had an adult son, who apparently
was mentally ill, repeatedly as and was ignored
by police .
Son used a Samurai Sword and cut her up..
It was a week before police found her body in
their house , with son.
He was sentenced to 60 years , as he heard
the judgement You killed the only person
who loved you, and cared.
An advocate and survivor shares how some states are currently working to end domestic violence homicides.
— Read on www.domesticshelters.org/articles/domestic-violence-op-ed-column/listening-to-victims-can-reduce-domestic-violence-deaths