Tag: domestic violence

Campaign stresses education, command commitment

Campaign stresses education, command commitment

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Two years ago, Letty Fierro spent her 25th birthday in an emergency room recovering from injuries received by a man she thought she could change. Fierro was the guest speaker at the 2017 Domestic Violence Awareness Month proclamation signing ceremony at the Nehelani Banquet and Conference Center, here, Sept. 29.

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Halloween, clinic parking, crime addressed

Halloween, clinic parking, crime addressed

| October 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

This month’s Police Call will highlight the crime trends within U.S. Army Garrison-Hawaii, as well as provide information on upcoming construction, Halloween safety tips and information on abandoned vehicles.

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Preventing DV strengthens our communities

Preventing DV strengthens our communities

| October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

Every October, Domestic Violence Awareness Month is observed because it, too, is a serious public health issue that is preventable with the help of all members of the community.

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Throughout October, the U.S. Army supports the Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM) observance to bring attention to an issue that undermines the Army Values.

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DOD’s ‘Safe and Sound’ campaign’s 150k-strong

DOD’s ‘Safe and Sound’ campaign’s 150k-strong

| October 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Department of Defense-sponsored online campaign, called “Safe and Sound,” launched, Oct. 9, to focus on the prevention of child abuse and neglect, especially in military families.

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Army raises focus on domestic violence issues

Army raises focus on domestic violence issues

| October 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Army leaders, Soldiers and community members gathered to honor victims of domestic violence and urge each other to prevent it during the annual Domestic Violence proclamation signing at the Nehelani, here, Oct. 2, hosted by the Family Advocacy Program, or FAP.

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Soldiers walk ‘In Her Shoes,’ test domestic violence

Soldiers walk ‘In Her Shoes,’ test domestic violence

| October 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

One unit on Schofield Barracks, the 715th Military Intelligence Battalion, recently took an active role in domestic violence prevention by requiring every new Soldier to participate in the simulation. Depending upon the instructor and the number of Soldiers, they discussed the scenarios or actually walked through the simulation.

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Focus on Violence: Garrison initiatives address domestic abuse issues

Focus on Violence: Garrison initiatives address domestic abuse issues

| October 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Schofield Barracks leaders and community members joined together to honor victims of domestic violence and to challenge each other to prevent domestic violence, during the annual Domestic Violence proclamation-signing event, here, Monday, hosted by the Family Advocacy Program.

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8th MPs celebrate Women’s History Month with 5K run; raise awareness of domestic violence

8th MPs celebrate Women’s History Month with 5K run; raise awareness of domestic violence

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

“Throughout our nation’s history, American women have led movements for social and economic justice, made groundbreaking scientific discoveries, enriched our culture with stunning works of art and literature, and charted bold directions in our foreign policy.

“They have served our country with valor, from the battlefields of the Revolutionary War to the deserts of Iraq and mountains of Afghanistan. During Women’s History Month, we recognize the victories, struggles and stories of the women who have made our country what it is today,” said President Barack Obama in his March 2014 proclamation of Women’s History Month.

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Police Call:  Domestic violence impacts and affects

Police Call: Domestic violence impacts and affects

| February 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Violence against or between household members is contrary to the values and standards of the Army and has an adverse impact on the careers of Soldiers.

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