| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is under investigation over an alleged assault and personal property damage claim, police in Bellevue, Wash., said Monday.
The Bellevue Police Department said in a release that the 28-year-old Lynch was...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 2:10 PM
SANFORD — Attorneys on Monday chose a jury to decide the murder case of Anita Smithey, an Oviedo woman who says she killed her estranged husband while he was raping her.
Smithey, 46, is charged with second-degree murder. She killed Robert Cline...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 9:08 PM
As is often the case, Brandon Marshall felt an urge to speak out.
With his league spiraling through an unprecedented month of crisis and his own troubled past being dragged into the conversation, the Bears receiver insists deeper societal discussions...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Another NFL player is facing assault allegations after an arrest by Phoenix police.
Arizona Cardinals running back Jonathan Dwyer was arrested on aggravated assault charges resulting from two incidents in July at his home involving a woman and an 18-...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 9:05 AM
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell will hold a press conference in New York at 2 p.m. CT Friday to address the league's rampant domestic violence issues.
Goodell has been under extensive criticism with calls for him to talk about the issues plaguing the NFL...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 10:36 AM
Commissioner Roger Goodell sent a letter to team owners that all NFL personnel will undergo domestic violence awareness training.
The letter stated that personnel and staff will be required to undergo training on the prevention of domestic violence...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Late Wednesday, the Arizona Cardinals deactivated running back Jonathan Dwyer after he was arrested earlier in the day on charges of aggravated assault stemming from two alleged domestic violence incidents involving his wife and son.
On Thursday, the...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 7:17 PM
A newly circulated video showing Ray Rice knocking out his then-fiancee drew heightened and widespread outrage Monday, prompting the Ravens to fire the player whose dazzling runs on the field and anti-bullying efforts off it had endeared him to Ravens...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 4:21 PM
Congratulations, America. We seem to be moving beyond the need for the perfect victim. We no longer require a bruised and bloodied virginal innocent to make us believe that sexual assault and domestic violence occur at astounding rates in the U.S....
| Dec 17, 2014
| 6:16 PM
SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The San Francisco 49ers released Ray McDonald on Wednesday after police announced that the veteran defensive tackle is the suspect in a sexual assault investigation.
General manager Trent Baalke said the 49ers notified McDonald...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 6:00 AM
The woman was terrified her boyfriend would find her. He had beaten her up, torn her phone from the wall. He was after her. He had a gun.
So she pounded on her apartment manager's door. The 17-year-old who answered let her in and dialed 911.