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Corbin man accused of punching girlfriend’s young son

A Corbin man is accused of punching his girlfriend's six-year-old son Saturday night, according to The News Journal. 

UPDATE: Suspect identified after standoff in Frankfort

We now know the name of the suspect involved in a standoff Monday afternoon in Frankfort.

Woman charged with assault in domestic violence case

A Laurel County woman is accused of hitting a man in the face, splitting his lip during a domestic fight.

Man charged with murder of wife after deadly domestic violence incident

According to the Breathitt Advocate, a man has been charged with murder after a domestic violence incident turned deadly.

LPD: Man charged for assault with handgun

Police arrested a man after they say he assaulted a woman and threatened to kill her with a handgun.

UPDATE: Man arrested after standoff with police

A Lexington man surrendered to police after a lengthy standoff after being accused of assaulting his wife in front of the couple's young children.

Ex-jockey Valenzuela pleads guilty to domestic violence

Famed former jockey Patrick Valenzuela has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor domestic violence for slapping his girlfriend.

New resource available for domestic violence survivors

The Domestic Violence Prevention Board has published "A Survivor’s Handbook."

Springfield man charged in domestic violence case involving baby

A Springfield man is accused of holding a teenage girl and baby against their will in a domestic violence case.

Cell phone ‘ping’ leads to arrest in domestic violence case

An open cell phone line leads deputies to an assault in Laurel County.

ListenUp! festival supports survivors of interpersonal violence

Listen Up! is a new festival to support survivors of interpersonal violence (including dating violence, domestic violence, sexual violence, and stalking).

UPDATE: Bourbon Co. shooting victims identified, ruled domestic violence murder

Kentucky State Police are investigating a domestic violence murder after one person was found dead, and another critically injured, at a home Tuesday morning.

Domestic violence victims won’t have to pay to divorce abuser under new bill

Someone seeking a divorce against a spouse incarcerated for abusing them will not have to pay divorce costs under a new bill.

Senate OK’s bill to relieve victims of abusers’ legal fees

The Kentucky Senate has voted to change an obscure law that now requires victims of domestic violence to pay all divorce-case legal fees when their abusive spouses are jailed.

Man accused of assaulting, trying to run over pregnant girlfriend

A Laurel County man was arrested Thursday afternoon after sheriff's deputies say he assaulted his pregnant girlfriend, tried to run over her with his pickup truck and did it all in front of his six-year old son.

Lexington stands up for domestic violence victims

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office held a vigil Thursday night, to stand in solidarity with victims of domestic violence.

Local shelters react to alleged domestic violence murder

A Lexington man accused of beating his estranged wife to death with a baseball bat pleaded not guilty today.

Man accused of headbutting a woman, breaking her nose

A man has been arrested for headbutting a woman, breaking her nose. 

London man accused of imprisoning a woman, using stun gun

A man is behind bars in London because police say he imprisoned a woman in her own home and used a stun gun on her.

Man accused of pointing loaded gun at deputies

A Laurel County man is accused of pointing a loaded gun at deputies during a domestic violence incident.

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