domestic violence

Murder victim's mother begged daughter to leave boyfriend months earlier

The mother of a woman shot to death inside a Hillyard apartment said she begged her daughter to break up with her boyfriend months before the murder. Police say Joshua Forrester admitted to shooting his girlfriend, 24-year-old Aliana Johnson Thursday morning, hours after she tried to end their relationship.

How beauty supplies are helping local women in crisis

Many of us feel helpless when it comes to helping victims of domestic violence. One local organization is making it easy for you to make a difference in someones life by donating the things so many of us take for granted.