SANFORD, Fla. (KRON) – A Florida woman and her 8-year-old son were found shot dead Monday after police allegedly told her to stop calling.
Florida police released body cam video of their officers responding to a domestic disturbance call just three hours before the woman and her son were found dead.
The boyfriend is accused of shooting the woman and her 8-year-old son. He also attempted to kill her 7-year-old son, her father, and two bystanders.
This year’s theme—Strength. Resilience. Justice.—reflects a vision for the future in which all victims are strengthened by the response they receive, organizations are resilient in response to challenges, and communities are able to seek collective justice and healing.
This year’s NCVRW Resource Guide, available in both English and Spanish, contains a vibrant array of theme artwork that is available for organizations to incorporate into their outreach materials. View the 2017 NCVRW sample proclamation (PDF 225 kb) to help inspire the community, raise awareness of victims’ rights, and address unmet needs.
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The Harrisburg rally Monday is organized by the Crime Victims’ Alliance of Pennsylvania and the Victim Advocate of the Commonwealth of PA.
It all started at 6 a.m. Monday, the Liberty Bridge ramps to and from the Boulevard of the Allies are remaining closed until late June. Work includes bridge wing reconstruction and grid deck installation.Continuation of grid deck replacement on the northern end of the Liberty Bridge is expected to start in mid- to late- April. The northern end of the bridge will be reduced to three lanes of traffic, and traffic patterns will change throughout the day.Weekend and overnight closures will take place during the construction season, and detours will be posted, PennDOT officials said.The inbound Liberty Bridge detour takes motorists on Route 51 northbound, to the exit to Interstate 376 West/Route 19 South toward the Carnegie/Airport exit, then Exit 69A toward Route 19 South/Banksville Road. Drivers will keep left and loop back to I-376 eastbound and go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel.The $80.08 million Liberty Bridge rehabilitation project will continue into 2018. Sidewalks on the Liberty Bridge will remain closed throughout the rest of 2017.
Flash flooding from severe storms hitting the South early Monday has prompted evacuations and water rescues in Mississippi, a day after storms produced a tornado that killed two in Louisiana.
About 30 people were evacuated early Monday after flash flooding inundated homes in Rankin, Mississippi, reports the National Weather Service. Water rescues were also underway at the Laurel Park Apartments in Rankin.
There have been multiple reports of flash flooding across parts of Mississippi into Louisiana.
Several school districts in Alabama will be closed or dismiss students early Monday as the state prepares for the likelihood of damaging storms. WKRG.com reported schools in Clarke and Washington counties, as well as the city of Thomasville, will be closed Monday.
Numerous other school districts will send students home early Monday, according to WTVY.com.
A 23-year-old man was found shot near intersection of Van Kirk Alley at Rose Avenue in Clairton Sunday night.The man was shot in the hip and transported to the hospital. No information of his condition was available.Allegheny County Police are investigating.
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“It’s a dog with a pouch, Australia’s James Cook University’s Sandra Abell tells All Things Considered. She’s one of the people leading the search in Queensland, Australia.
A Texas state trooper has reported seeing a tornado touch down near Center Point, Texas, about 55 miles (89 kilometers) northwest of San Antonio, Texas.
National Weather Service meteorologist Yvette Benavides with the Austin/San Antonio office says the trooper reported seeing the tornado touchdown about 8 a.m. Sunday. Benavides says there were no reports of major or structural damage from the unconfirmed tornado.
The weather service offices in Austin/San Antonio and Fort Worth had received reports of minor wind damage to trees, up to quarter-sized hail and minor flooding in south central Texas areas.
Local media in Richmond, Virginia are reporting a multiple shooting at a rap concert following a bike rally at a drag strip in Dinwiddie.
WTVR reports (http://bit.ly/2nJUgf6 ) that two people were hospitalized with non-life-threatening bullet wounds and a third person was cut by glass in a car hit by gunfire. WWBT reports (http://bit.ly/2oMjw3H ) that one person was hit by a car in the ensuing chaos. The first shots apparently were fired near the stage where some 10,000 came to hear Lil Boosie perform after a bike rally at the Virginia Motorsports Park Saturday night.
Montevideo, Apr 2 (AFP) Two Filipino sailors have been rescued from a distressed South Korean freighter with 24 crew on board that had apparently sunk in the Atlantic Ocean, the Uruguayan navy said. Four merchant ships in the area recovered three rafts, and rescued the two Filipino crew members yesterday
On Wednesday, Ford recalled 211,000 vehicles in North America over potentially faulty side door latches.
What the heck is a VPN?
A VPN, or virtual private network, is a service that will privatize everything you do on the Internet through encryption. In other words, it will hide your IP address (which reveals your physical location) and the pages you’re visiting. A VPN is like a secret tunnel that turns all of the data running through Internet cables into gibberish, so your Internet service provider (AT&T, Comcast, Charter, etc.) can’t see what you’re up to and, therefore, can’t sell that information to marketers.
It’s safer, too. Most VPNs have servers that scan data in real-time for websites with hidden malicious software.