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Local cops, others host event about domestic violence

The Hampton and Newport News police department will host a free discussion about domestic violence at Peninsula Town Center (HNNDaily Photo/ Courtesy of the City of Hampton)
(HNNDaily Photo/ Courtesy of the City of Hampton)

HAMPTON — The Hampton and Newport News police departments will host a domestic violence discussion at Peninsula Town Center Saturday.

The event is free and open to the public.

According to the city’s announcement, the event will discuss domestic violence and provide resources for survivors.

Light refreshments will be served.

The Citizens’ Unity Commission, the LGBTQ Awareness Committee, Hampton Roads Pride, the Virginia Department of Health and the Hampton Victim Services Unit also help sponsor the event.

The Shattering Violence OUTLoud event is at the old Sweet Teas at Peninsula Town Center, 3110 Allainby Way on Dec. 8 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

For more information or to RSVP, call the 3-1-1 Citizen Contact Center at 757-727-8311.

Julia Marsigliano
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Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to julia@localvoicemedia.com. You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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