All posts tagged: domestic violence programs

Domestic Violence, Intimate Partner Violence, Chief Marty Sumner, Shattered Lives Radio

Shattered Lives: Offender Focused Domestic Violence Initiative

  A refreshing new approach to combatting intimate partner violence by becoming proactive in the early stages is an important breakthrough developed by High Point, NC Chief of Police, Marty Sumner. By recognizing that offenders consistently escalate if not held accountable, resulting in increased family violence and often murder, Chief Sumner’s program has shown a decrease in intimate partner homicide as well as recidivism rates. For the complete report on the details and success of this program read: Offender Focused DV Initiative Report Aug 2014 Although traditional victim focus is still of utmost importance and resources for victims will always be needed, by curtailing offenders at the first offense there’s a likelihood that it will also restrict chronic offenders and remove the immediate danger to the victim more often. Shattered Lives Radio host Donna R. Gore welcomes Chief Marty Sumner and Shay Harger to the show to further discuss the Offender Focused DV Initiative and how communities in which it’s being utilized are having a positive impact. Chief Marty A. Sumner is a thirty year veteran with the …

Crime Time with Vito Colucci, Jr.: March 4th Guest, Susan Murphy Milano

Sunday, March 4 at 11pm ET, 8pm PT Streaming LIVE from 970AM KNUU Radio in Las Vegas! To Listen LIVE CLICK HERE Susan Murphy Milano With the proliferation of deaths due to intimate partner violence, something has to be done, something different, and something effective. Susan Murphy-Milano, a 20 year veteran of family violence released her newest book, “Time’s Up” A Guide on How to Leave and Survive Abusive and Stalking Relationships”, on April 12, 2010.  “Time’s Up” guides the victim towards safety by showing them the unseen pitfalls of leaving a violent relationship and how to navigate around them. Susan Murphy-Milano is a specialist in family violence and works nationally with domestic violence programs, law enforcement and prosecutors providing technical and consulting services in “high risk” domestic violence and stalking related cases. Her principal objective is to intervene before a victim is seriously injured or killed. Crime Time with Vito Colucci, P.I.  features anything crime related. Current high profile cases or trials are discussed in detail with commentary from experts in law  enforcement, investigators and lawyers. Vito Colucci, …