The sweep, which happened Friday on the last day of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, aimed to send a message: that domestic violence will not be tolerated.
As October comes to an end, the Marion County Sheriff's Office was celebrating a successful month of tracking down those accused of domestic violence.
Friday marked the last day of Domestic Violence Awareness month, but we all know the scourge of domestic violence respects no calendar.
Differing cultural attitudes toward domestic violence, women who batter and the question of whether victims should be forced to testify were among the issues discussed Friday by an expert panel that capped a two-day domestic violence conference at the University of Florida's Levin College of Law.
A warmth filled the WFTS-Ch. 28 television studios last week.