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Felony Assault Suspect In Custody After Kicking Open Door, Assaulting Boyfriend

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A felony assault suspect was arrested Thursday after she allegedly kicked a door open and assaulted her boyfriend after a verbal argument in Newhall, officials said. On Thursday around 4 p.m., deputies responded to a call for service regarding a domestic violence incident that had taken place on the 24800 block of Walnut Street in Newhall, said Deputy Natalie Arriaga, ...

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SCV Child & Family Center To Host Virtual 5K Purple Walk For Domestic Violence Awareness 

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The Santa Clarita Child & Family Center’s Domestic Violence Program is hosting a virtual Purple Walk of Strength to recognize Domestic Violence Awareness Month and raise funds for resources for survivors of domestic violence.   These resources come at a time more critical than ever, with recent reports in the Santa Clarita Valley suggesting a 59 percent increase in domestic violence ...

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Canyon Country Kidnapping Suspect Arrested After Carjacking Vehicle With Infant Twins

A kidnapping suspect was arrested early Wednesday morning after he allegedly carjacked a vehicle from his ex-girlfriend which had their 3-month-old twins inside, officials said. Twin infants safely recovered after parental abduction, carjacking Twin infants were safely recovered after a parental abduction and carjacking occurred overnight.The incident unfolded around 10:20 p.m. on the 17700 block of Sierra Highway in Canyon ...

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Santa Clarita Valley Child And Family Center Remains Open During Coronavirus Pandemic 

While many Santa Clarita businesses are closed during the coronavirus pandemic, the Santa Clarita Valley Child and Family Center remains open to those who are in need of help, officials said Wednesday.  As restrictions increase to help stem the spread of the coronavirus, including the closures of schools and businesses, it is natural for people to experience more fear, anxiety, ...

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Valencia Man Allegedly Violates Domestic Violence Restraining Order, Steals From Victim’s Vehicle

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A Valencia man was arrested Saturday and is facing a slew of felony charges after allegedly violating a domestic violence restraining order, officials said. On Saturday, deputies responded to a Saugus residence for reports of a person “banging at someone’s door,” said Shirley Miller, spokesperson for the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station. “The victim, a female adult, has a restraining ...

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Pedestrian Hospitalized After Being Struck By Vehicle In Canyon Country

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One person was taken to the hospital Wednesday after being struck by a vehicle in Canyon Country, officials said. Around 1:35 p.m., first responders received reports of a traffic collision on the 17500 block of Harris Way in Canyon Country, said Marvin Lim, a spokesperson with the Los Angeles County Fire Department. “One person was transported to the hospital,” Lim ...

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Santa Clarita Child & Family Center Promotes Domestic Violence Awareness

The Santa Clarita Child & Family Center is promoting October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, officials said Thursday.  Domestic violence is described as a batterer controlling their domestic partner through fear, and abuse can come in many forms, including physical, sexual, psychological or economic, according to officials with the Domestic Violence Program at the Child & Family Center. Wednesday, the ...

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Domestic Violence Program at Child & Family Center – October 16, 2019

Host: Tori Topic: Domestic Violence Program at Child & Family Center Guest: Leah Parker Right Click Here To Download! Click Here To Listen! October is Domestic Violence Awareness month. Leah Parker, Outreach Specialist at the Child and Family Center’s Domestic Violence Program, joins the Hometown Morning Show. Listen in as Ms. Parker and Tori discuss how to the program provides safety and support ...

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Husband Pleads Not Guilty To Charges Of Attempted Murder Of Wife, Mayhem, Child Abuse

A husband accused of the attempted murder of his wife pled not guilty Friday to several charges, including mayhem and child abuse, in a case that detectives called “one of the worst domestic violence assaults they have seen.” David Charles, 58, of Canyon Country, is charged with two counts of attempted murder and one count each of: injuring a spouse; ...

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UPDATE: Attempted Murder Charges Filed After Canyon Country Domestic Violence Incident

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Attempted murder charges have been filed after an alleged domestic violence incident in Canyon Country, officials said Monday. UPDATE: 11:45 a.m. — The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has released the final charges for David Charles, according to Ricardo Santiago, spokesperson for the office. Charles faces two counts of attempted murder and one count each of injuring a spouse; mayhem; ...

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