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Zornio: Gabby Petito’s tragic death should inspire changes to domestic violence policy

One in four women are victims of domestic violence in America, but change is possible

Opinion Columns

Hundreds mourn Colorado Springs shooting victims at candlelight vigil

Police said the shooting was an act of domestic violence

Crime and Courts

Police still looking for motive in Colorado Springs birthday party that left 7 dead

The gunman killed his girlfriend and five other adults inside a home before killing himself.

Crime and Courts

Opinion: The shadow pandemic requires new thinking to help those who need a safe home

Opinion Columns

Opinion: Inaction on unemployment benefits is very bad news for women facing abuse

Opinion Columns

Colorado Democrats unveil plan for $70 million in federal coronavirus aid, including small business loans and renter help

Republicans say they were not consulted on the state’s CARES Act spending once again.

Politics and Government

Opinion: Amid an epidemic within a pandemic, choose you. Leave victimhood behind.

Opinion Columns

Robberies dropped, fights between roommates spiked: How quarantine affected crime in Colorado

Statistics and anecdotal evidence suggest that targets shifted with the closures, which in some areas also may have veiled an anticipated rise in domestic violence

Crime and Courts

Opinion: Long after the coronavirus, domestic violence victims will need help

Opinion Columns

Amid coronavirus quarantines and job losses, Colorado girds for wave of domestic violence 

"This is just an incredibly dangerous time for those at risk for domestic violence," says an Eagle County human services worker

Coronavirus

Social distancing could drag on for months in Colorado. How will we stay sane?

Experts offer ways to meet the mental health challenges — and risks including abuse and neglect — of prolonged social isolation.

Coronavirus

McCann: Keeping our community safe from gun violence by averting potential disaster

Opinion Columns

Opinion: For domestic violence victims, the price of immigration-related fears may be nothing short of death

Opinion Columns

Colorado advocates see rise in immigrant domestic violence victims reporting deportation threats by their abusers

Denver-based Latina Safehouse says it helped 150 clients in all of 2018. This year, the number already has topped 300.

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