A 29-year-old man accused of choking his girlfriend, beating her with the butt of a hatchet and threatening to kill her with a hammer pleaded not guilty Tuesday to five assault charges.
Theda New Breast of the Native Wellness Institute speaks at the Standing in Solidarity to End Sexual and Domestic Violence conference at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center on Wednesday. Behind her are tribal flags presented at the outset of the conference, which runs through Thursday a…
Why doesn’t she just leave?
In effort to raise awareness of Domestic Violence Month during October, YWCA Billings will launch its Step Up to End Violence campaign on Wednesday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The inappropriate use of social media is a major contributor to increasing stalking incidents on the University of Wyoming campus, UW Police Chief Mike Samp said.
WASHINGTON — Efforts to stop domestic violence and violence against women in the fast-growing Bakken oil patch are getting some federal help.
Many people across town and across the country are talking about the high-profile domestic violence incident that continues to grab headlines. Similar situations are present here and escalating, with terrifying cases of violence reported each week. One in three women in our region is a targe…
You don’t have to be an NFL fan to know of Ray Rice, who punched out his fiancée in an elevator.
September marks the 20th anniversary of the groundbreaking passage of the Violence Against Women Act.
A Billings judge on Tuesday sentenced a 63-year-old man to four years probation for holding a butcher knife to a woman’s throat.
A 49-year-old man pleaded guilty Friday to assaulting his wife, his fourth domestic-violence offense.
A man with domestic violence convictions in Idaho and Montana is facing a fourth partner assault charge after he allegedly punched and slapped his girlfriend when she confronted him about having a drinking problem.
A man accused of beating his girlfriend while she was driving him home from a bar pleaded guilty Thursday to aggravated assault.
BISMARCK, N.D. — The North Dakota Council on Abused Women’s Services created a three-part plan for their newly awarded grant from the Department of Justice.
Twenty five years after a Billings mother and her two daughters were murdered, efforts are underway to prevent a repeat of incident and stop family violence.
A man with a history of assaulting his girlfriend — and who has a pending case in which he is charged with assaulting the same woman in December — threatened to “bury” her children on Aug. 11 and bit her on the arm, according to prosecutors.
The Montana Board of Crime Control has awarded $4 million in grants to crisis agencies and local law enforcement.
A man prosecutors say has three prior domestic assault convictions appeared in court Tuesday on a felony partner or family member assault charge, alleging he beat his wife on Monday.
A 24-year-old man was given deferred and suspended sentences Tuesday after pleading guilty in a February domestic-assault case involving his sister and his ex-girlfriend.
A 22-year-old man pleaded guilty in court Friday to his third domestic assault charge in three years.