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  • Rapper Flavor Flav arrives at the 2009 VH1 Hip Hop Honors at the Brooklyn Academy of Music, in New York, on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2009. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer)
  • Flavor Flav has pleaded guilty to reduced charges in a domestic violence case in a move that will avoid a trial and possible jail time.
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celebrity, celebrity crime, crime, las vegas, domestic violence, entertainment
  • Kwame Harris mugshot
  • Former San Francisco 49er Kwame Harris sentenced for assaulting a boyfriend outside a restaurant last year.
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menlo park, san francisco 49ers, oakland raiders, crime, domestic violence, food, nfl
  • A Mill Valley man who fell into the Bay Friday is being accused of trying to throw his wife off of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge.
  • A Mill Valley man who fell into the Bay Friday is being accused of trying to throw his wife off of the San Mateo-Hayward Bridge.
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san mateo, mill valley, crime, san mateo bridge, domestic violence, peninsula news
  • Trial begins in Montana newlywed killing case
  • Jury selection is underway in a murder trial, in which a young bride is accused of pushing her husband to his death at a national park.
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crime, domestic violence, marriage, murder, trials, news
  • A Sausalito man was arrested early Sunday after police say he assaulted his girlfriend and then jumped off a second-floor balcony.
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sausalito, domestic violence, crime, north bay news
  • A former NFL player now calls himself a feminist in the fight to stop domestic violence.
  • A former NFL player now calls himself a feminist in the fight to stop domestic violence.
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domestic violence, concord, contra costa county, news
  • A former NFL player now calls himself a feminist in the fight to stop domestic violence.
  • A former NFL player now calls himself a feminist in the fight to stop domestic violence.
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domestic violence, concord, contra costa county, east bay news
  • Martha Casillas
  • The daughter of Martha Casillas spoke to ABC7 News about her mother's tragic death and wants to make sure she is remembered.
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crime, san jose, violence, SJPD, domestic violence, south bay news, ama daetz
  • Martha Casillas
  • The daughter of Martha Casillas spoke to ABC7 News about her mother's tragic death and wants to make sure she is remembered.
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san jose, domestic violence, crime, news
  • A new bride, married for about a week, is now charged with second-degree murder in the death of her husband.
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crime, domestic violence, marriage, murder, national/world
  • Carie Charlesworth has inspired a bill that would give domestic violence victims job security
  • A Southern California woman has inspired a controversial new bill that would protect domestic violence victims from losing their jobs.
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sacramento, bills, domestic violence, sex crimes, southern california, jobs, politics, nannette miranda
  • Carie Charlesworth has inspired a bill that would give domestic violence victims job security
  • A San Diego woman has inspired a controversial new bill that would protect victims of domestic violence from losing their jobs.
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sacramento, bills, domestic violence, sex crimes, southern california, jobs, politics video
  • Prison donates cellphones to San Jose womens shelter
  • ABC7 News has an exclusive look at how a state prison is helping a San Jose women's shelter that's in desperate need of funding.
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san jose, non-profit, prison, cellphone, domestic violence, news
  • Prison donates cellphones to San Jose womens shelter
  • ABC7 News has an exclusive look at how a state prison is helping a San Jose women's shelter that's in desperate need of funding.
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san jose, non-profit, prison, cellphone, domestic violence, south bay news, matt keller
  • The Santa Clara County medical examiner's office has identified a woman who was found stabbed to death inside her Sunnyvale home.
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sunnyvale, crime, violence, standoff, domestic violence, shooting, murder, south bay news
  • SWAT team prepares during standoff with a murder suspect in Sunnyvale
  • Police fatally shot a Sunnyvale man after a lengthy standoff. They say he charged officers after strangling a woman in his home.
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sunnyvale, crime, violence, standoff, domestic violence, shooting, murder, south bay news, vic lee
  • SWAT team prepares during standoff with a murder suspect in Sunnyvale
  • Police fatally shot a Sunnyvale man after a lengthy standoff. They say he charged officers after strangling a woman in his home.
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sunnyvale, crime, violence, standoff, domestic violence, shooting, murder, news
  • Santa Rosa police arrested a 65-year-old man Wednesday afternoon on suspicion of strangling his wife.
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santa rosa, crime, violence, murder, domestic violence, north bay news
  • Fremont police shot and killed a mentally ill man who injured two of his family members Sunday morning.
  • Fremont police shot and killed a mentally ill man armed with a knife who attacked and injured two of his own family members.
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crime, fremont, shooting, mental health, violence, domestic violence, news
  • Fremont police shot and killed a mentally ill man who injured two of his family members Sunday morning.
  • Fremont police shot and killed a mentally ill man armed with a knife who attacked and injured two of his own family members.
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crime, fremont, shooting, mental health, violence, domestic violence, east bay news
  • Antioch PD logo on a police car
  • A woman and her mom are recovering after a shooting in Antioch. Police say her ex-boyfriend shot the two before killing himself.
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antioch, shooting, crime, violence, domestic violence, children, east bay news, amy hollyfield
  • Antioch PD logo on a police car
  • A woman and her mom are recovering after a shooting in Antioch. Police say her ex-boyfriend shot the two before killing himself.
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antioch, shooting, crime, violence, domestic violence, children, news
  • Former San Francisco 49er and Oakland Raiders offensive tackle Kwame Harris is opening up about being gay.
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menlo park, san francisco 49ers, oakland raiders, crime, domestic violence, food, nfl
  • San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi
  • A defamation lawsuit against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife was dismissed on Friday.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, lawsuit, san francisco news
  • Murder suspect Tare Beltron
  • The man who fatally stabbed his ex-girlfriend, Claire Tempongko, 13 years ago appeared before the Calif. Supreme Court Tuesday.
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crime, richmond district, california supreme court, murder, trials, domestic violence, san francisco news, lyanne melendez
  • One Billion Rising in San Francisco
  • There was a large group of people gathered at San Francisco's City Hall to be a part of the international movement called One Billion Rising.
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san francisco city hall, ed lee, domestic violence, news
  • Millions of people are taking part in what some are calling a dance revolution to stop violence against women, including inmates at the SF jail.
  • Millions of people are taking part in what some are calling a dance revolution to stop violence against women.
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domestic violence, inmates, ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, san francisco city hall, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • Millions of people are taking part in what some are calling a dance revolution to stop violence against women, including inmates at the SF jail.
  • Millions of people are taking part in what some are calling a dance revolution to stop violence against women.
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domestic violence, inmates, ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, san francisco city hall, news
  • SF police arrest attempted murder suspect after he pulls up next to a police car and drinks alcohol.
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SFPD, crime, domestic violence, san francisco news
  • Kwame Harris mugshot
  • Former 49er and Raider Kwame Harris appeared in court on charges he beat up his ex-BF during argument over underwear.
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menlo park, san francisco 49ers, oakland raiders, crime, domestic violence, food, sports
  • Kwame Harris mugshot
  • Former 49er and Raider Kwame Harris appeared in court on charges he beat up his ex-BF during argument over underwear.
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menlo park, san francisco 49ers, oakland raiders, crime, domestic violence, food, nfl, heather ishimaru
  • San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi
  • San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife are being sued for defamation of character.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, lawsuit, san francisco news
  • A Southern California man who tried to strangle his wife with his belt near Half Moon Bay in May pleaded no contest.
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crime, domestic violence, southern california, half moon bay, peninsula news
  • Standoff in San Franciscos Nob Hill
  • Police detained a man after a lengthy standoff in San Francisco's Nob Hill neighborhood Saturday night, a police spokesman said.
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standoff, guns, domestic violence, san francisco news
  • SF mayor, DA launch domestic violence campaign
  • San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and District Attorney George Gascon launched a domestic violence awareness campaign.
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ed lee, george gascon, ross mirkarimi, domestic violence, san francisco news, mark matthews
  • 12-year-old Skyler Pomeroy receives 911 Hero Award
  • A 12-year-old girl was honored for her quick action during a domestic violence incident at a friend's house in San Bruno.
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san bruno, children, domestic violence, peninsula news
  • Reinstated Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi back to work
  • A group of women with major financial backing are preparing to launch a recall campaign against SF Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, san francisco news
  • Vincent Calvarese and Ross Mirkarimi
  • As SF's reinstated sheriff gets down to business, a controversial domestic violence case has surfaced within his department.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, news
  • Vincent Calvarese and Ross Mirkarimi
  • As SF's reinstated sheriff gets down to business, a controversial domestic violence case has surfaced within his department.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, san francisco news, carolyn tyler
  • A man has been arrested on suspicion of starting a fire Tuesday afternoon at his girlfriend's Benicia apartment.
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benicia, domestic violence, fire, east bay news
  • Reinstated Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi back to work
  • Reinstated San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi says he wants to bury the hatchet.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, news
  • Reinstated Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi back to work
  • Reinstated San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi says he wants to bury the hatchet.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, san francisco news, mark matthews
  • San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi
  • Reinstated San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi won't be back on the job until Monday, but rumors of his recall are already swirling around city hall.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, san francisco news
  • San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi
  • Reinstated San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi won't be back on the job until Monday, but rumors of his recall are already swirling around city hall.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, news
  • Prosecution: Photos show bruises Mirkarimi gave Lopez
  • Eliana Lopez made a video showing bruises she suffered in an argument with her husband Ross Mirkarimi.
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ross mirkarimi, domestic violence, eliana lopez, ed lee, crime, news
  • Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi
  • SF's district attorney says he has grave concerns about Mirkarimi's ability to do his job while he is on probation for domestic violence.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, news
  • Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi
  • SF's district attorney says he has grave concerns about Mirkarimi's ability to do his job while he is on probation for domestic violence.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, san francisco news, vic lee
  • Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi
  • San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is getting set to take back his job after being reinstated in a stunning decision late Tuesday night.
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ross mirkarimi, eliana lopez, domestic violence, ed lee, san francisco board of supervisors, san francisco city hall, news
  • Actovist and former Miami Dolphins football player Victor Rivers talks to us about how domestic violence affected his life.
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domestic violence, news
  • A fundraiser took place in the East Bay to raise money for an organization that helps victims of domestic violence.
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domestic violence, concord, east bay news, cheryl jennings