Articles with keyword "New York"

EFE highlights CFTSI and the Yale Child Study Center-Safe Horizon Partnership

Posted on: Monday, April 16, 2012

Keywords: CFTSI, Spanish, Safe Horizon, Child Abuse, New York, Yale, Child Advocacy Centers

Nuevo tratamiento reduce los síntomas de trauma en las víctimas de abuso infantile Ruth Hernandez EFE Un nuevo tratamiento para víctimas de abuso infantil, puesto en marcha en los centros de la organización Safe...

Statement from Safe Horizon CEO Ariel Zwang on Governor Cuomo’s DNA Databank Expansion

Posted on: Thursday, March 15, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, Ariel Zwang, Governor Cuomo, DNA Databank, All-Crimes DNA Bill, New York

 Safe Horizon congratulates Governor Cuomo and the State legislature for protecting New Yorkers from violence and crime by expanding the State’s DNA databank.Safe Horizon congratulates Governor Cuomo and the State legislature for protecting New Yorkers from violence and crime by...

Safe Horizon’s 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's Anti-Trafficking Program Senior Director Avaloy Lanning Discusses Human Trafficking with AOL Latino

Posted on: Thursday, February 16, 2012

Keywords: Human Trafficking, Safe Horizon, Avaloy Lanning, AOL Latino, New York, human trafficking victims, trafficking survivors

In an AOL Latino article, Safe Horizon Senior Director Avaloy Lanning is featured in an interview about the prevalence of human trafficking, especially in the Latino community, and the different forms in which it takes including labor trafficking and sex...

WNBC New York Interviews Safe Horizon’s Liz Roberts On Ways to Discuss and Recognize Sexual Abuse with Children

Posted on: Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Keywords: Safe Horizon, child abuse, Brooklyn, New York, schools, teacher's aide, child sexual abuse, Liz Roberts, WNBC New York, recognizing child abuse

WNBC New York's Ida Siegal featured Safe Horizon's Chief Program Officer Liz Roberts in an interview on Tuesday, February 7, in response to story involving a school aide accused of sexual abusing and videotaping kids in a Brooklyn public school....

Safe Horizon's Anti-Trafficking Program Senior Director Avaloy Lanning Discusses Human Trafficking with Associated Press

Posted on: Monday, February 6, 2012

Keywords: Human Trafficking, Safe Horizon, Anti-Trafficking Program, Avaloy Lanning, Spanish, Hispanic, New York, Survivors, Latino

In this Associated Press article, Safe Horizon's Anti-Trafficking Program Senior Director Avaloy Lanning is featured in an interview discussing the high percentage of Hispanic human trafficking victims in New York and highlights resources available to survivors. The article, originally published...

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, NYGetInvolved.com, 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...

Associated Press Reports on Gov. Cuomo’s Proposal for All-Crimes DNA Bill

Posted on: Thursday, January 12, 2012

Keywords: All-Crimes DNA bill, New York, New York State, New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, Safe Horizon, crime victim, crime victim law, crime victim bill

The addition of petit larceny to a list of crimes requiring DNA samples from convicted offenders has helped solve 51 murders, 222 sexual assaults, 117 robberies and 407 burglaries over the past five and a half years, New York authorities...

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...

New York State Suspends Participation in the Secure Communities Program

Posted on: Thursday, June 2, 2011

Keywords: Secure Communities Program, Governor Andrew Cuomo, New York State, New York, Safe Horizon

Thursday, June 02, 2011 - Safe Horizon applauds Wednesday's decision to suspend New York State's participation in the Secure Communities Program pending further review. Immigration status should not be a barrier to contacting law enforcement for immediate help. Unfortunately, in...

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