Articles with keyword "Crime Victims"

Exit 9: Safe Horizon's Corporate Partner in March

Posted on: Thursday, March 1, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Exit 9, corporate partner, nonprofit corporate partner, March partner, crime victims, abuse victims, benefit for victims

Exit 9 is our featured corporate partner of the month. Learn more about Exit 9’s “Tuesdays for Good” program and how it will benefit Safe Horizon during the month of March. Learn more about the "Tuesdays for Good" program here:...

Safe Horizonís CEO Ariel Zwang Discusses Launch of New Spanish-Language Website with New York Daily News

Posted on: Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Latinos, New York Daily News, New York, Spanish, Website, Ariel Zwang, Crime Victims, Domestic Violence Victims, Child Abuse Victims

Safe Horizon launches new Spanish-language website to aid victims of violence and crime  Offers Latinos information on resources and services availableBy Albor RuizNew York Daily NewsSafe Horizon, the nation’s leading victims’ assistance organization, touches the lives of more than 250,000...

Safe Horizon Launches Spanish Website to Strengthen Outreach to Hispanic Community

Posted on: Wednesday, February 22, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, crime victims, Latino crime victims, Hispanic crime victims, New York, New York City, Spanish website, victim services agency

Safe Horizon, one of the nation’s largest victims’ assistance organizations, announced today that it is launching a website to expand awareness of its essential services within New York´s Hispanic communities, ensuring that they are widely available to those who need...

Safe Horizon Supports Expansion of DNA Databank at Gov. Cuomo Press Conference

Posted on: Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Keywords: New York State Governor, DNA Databank, crime victims, Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Governor Andrew Cuomo, All-Crimes DNA Bill, DNA evidence

Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang joined Lieutenant Governor Robert J. Duffy on February 14, 2012 to show support for Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s proposal to expand the state’s DNA Databank, which will help solve more crimes, bring justice to victims...

Safe Horizon Vice President of Government Affairs Michael Polenberg on the impact of the All-Crimes DNA Bill

Posted on: Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Keywords: All-Crimes DNA Bill, Safe Horizon, New York State, crime victims, Michael Polenberg, Government Affairs

Michael Polenberg, Safe Horizon’s Vice President of Governmental Affairs, writes about Safe Horizon’s support of Gov. Cuomo’s “all crimes DNA” proposal in this blog. How will this benefit victims of crime and abuse? It will help solve more crimes, bring...

NY Governor's Budget Includes Important Proposals for Victims of Violence and Abuse

Posted on: Tuesday, January 31, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, New York State, New York State budget, crime victims, abuse victims, crime victim programs, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

Michael Polenberg, VP of Government Affairs at Safe Horizon, blogs about the continuing economic pressures threatening the viability of valuable programs serving victims of violence and abuse, and writes that the budget proposal for SFY 2012-2013, released on January 17...

Take Action to Support NY State DNA Bill

Posted on: Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Keywords: New York, New York State governor, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York State Get Involved, DNA crimes bill, crime victims, Safe Horizon, New York crimes

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo launched the website,, to educate New Yorkers about the 2012-2013 Executive Budget and Reform Plan to the Legislature, following his proposed legislation for NY to become the first state to collect DNA on all...

NY Governor Proposes All-Crimes DNA Bill Law to Help Crime Victims

Posted on: Thursday, January 5, 2012

Keywords: New York, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York State of the State address, crime victims, DNA bill, DNA law, All-Crimes DNA BIll

In his State of the State address, Governor Andrew Cuomo today announced that he will propose an important new law to bring closure to unsolved crimes and prevent further crimes from taking place. The All Crimes DNA Bill will expand...

Using DNA to Solve Old Crimes

Posted on: Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Keywords: New York City, Manhattan District Attorney, Cyrus R. Vance, Jr., crime victims, Champion 2010 Awards, rape victim, murder victim, DNA, DNA collection

Manhattan District Attorney and Safe Horizon 2010 Champion Awards Honoree Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. advocates for using DNA to identify those who commit crimes. A June 2011 New York Times article highlighting how DNA collected during a recent routine arrest helped solve...

Staten Island Community Program Featured on NY1

Posted on: Sunday, April 25, 2010

Keywords: Staten Island, crime victims, National Crime Victims Rights Week, candlelight vigil for crime victims

NY1 news covered Staten Island's Annual Candlelight Vigil during National Crime Victims' Rights Week, and featured Safe Horizon's Community Program, which hosted the vigil celebrating survivors and commemorating loved ones.See the video from hereswiss replica watches.

Safe Horizon's mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.

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