Broward News

Broward Deputies Bust Out the Wife-Beaters for Domestic Violence Sweep

If you slapped your spouse around lately, then earned an arrest warrant but wondered where the police were, check your front porch. Broward Sheriff's Office just announced the arrest of 30 offenders in a sweep that concluded this morning and which coincided with the seventh anniversary of the National Family Violence Apprehension Detail.

BSO release is here. It points out that this has been an unusually violent year for Broward couples -- domestic disputes account for 18 murders already, when there were only 12 all of last year.

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Thomas Francis