A closer look at domestic violence

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(KPLR) – Domestic violence is a serious issue across the country, and the St. Louis area is no exception. It's a problem that impacts men, women, and children. The National Football League has come under harsh criticism lately for the way it has handled several high profile domestic violence cases. Tonight on The Pulse of St. Louis we'll take a closer look at domestic violence, where victims can go for help, and what can be done to stop the abuse.

Links and phone numbers:

Safe Connections
314-646-7500 (office)
314-531-2003 (helpline)
www.safeconnections.org

Alive
314-993-7080 (office)
314-993-2777 (hotline)
www.alivestl.org

RAVEN
314-289-8000
www.ravenstl.org

St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office
Domestic Violence & Rape Hotline
314-531-2003

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