Domestic Abuse

NFL UNDER FIRE

NFL Under Fire: Latest Domestic Abuse Controversies

The NFL’s domestic abuse controversy isn’t going away anytime soon, as more and more players are being accused of violent actions.

09/18/2014

Nubia Barahona (Photo provided by CBS4 Viewer)

Sister Of Brutally Slain Nubia Barahona Sues DCF

The adoptive sister of Nubia Barahona, a young girl who died in the custody of her adoptive parents, has filed a lawsuit against the Department of Children and Families.

09/16/2014

Image from an elevator where Ray Rice strikes his then-fiancee Janay, knocking her out cold. (Source: TMZ)

Ray Rice Video Sheds Light On Domestic Violence

The video has been all over social media, and it’s difficult to watch. It shows ex-Ravens running back Ray Rice slug his then-fiancee Janay not once, but twice in an elevator at an Atlantic City Casino. She was knocked out cold, then dragged out and left sprawled on the ground, laying there, not moving.

CBS Miami–09/10/2014

Rafael Azulay  (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Weston Doctor Accused Of Assaulting Girlfriend

Additional charges have been filed against a Weston doctor accused of assaulting his girlfriend.

09/02/2014

(Credit, Meghan Ross)

Experts Warn Of Growing Digital Domestic Abuse

Experts are warning of a growing form of domestic violence they call “digital abuse” when one partner uses technology to control and intimidate their significant other.

05/22/2014

Chad Johnson Mugshot (Source: Broward Sheriff's Office)

Chad Johnson Catches Break

Former Miami Dolphins wide receiver Chad Johnson was placed on administrative probation Monday morning and will not have to show up in court for hearings moving forward.

CBS Miami–03/25/2013

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Two Years After Barahona Murder, DCF Debuts New Abuse Hotline

Inspired by the merciless killing of a 10-year-old girl by her adoptive parents in 2010, the state Department of Children and Families (DCF) debuted a revamped Florida Abuse Hotline.

CBS4–12/13/2012

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