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1. New SOS app for abuse victims to be launched

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/new-sos-app-for-abuse-victims-to-be-launched-soon

An SOS mobile application for abuse victims will be launched in the coming days, President of NGO Phoni, Anastasia Papadopoulou, said on Tuesday....

2. Domestic violence cases continue on concerning upward trend

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/domestic-violence-cases-continue-on-concerning-upward-trend

The coronavirus outbreak has brought about a disturbing surge in cases of domestic violence, with the 1440 helpline receiving over 2,000 calls between the date of the confirmation of the island’s first coronavirus case and March 31....

3. Domestic violence up by 30% since Covid-19 broke out in Cyprus

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/domestic-violence-up-by-30-since-first-covid-19-case-confirmed

A domestic violence helpline saw calls rise by 30% between March 9, when the first coronavirus case was confirmed in Cyprus, and March 17, the Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family said....

4. Prince Charles and Camilla to visit Cyprus in March

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/prince-charles-and-camilla-to-visit-cyprus-in-march

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will be flying over to Cyprus for their first joint official visit, to take place from March 18 until March 21, the British High Commission announced on Tuesday....

5. Estranged husband admits killing wife

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/estranged-husband-admits-killing-wife

The suspect in the Paphos spousal murder, who has been denying premeditated charges, has reportedly admitted to killing his wife “in a moment of rage"...

6. Estranged husband denies killing wife

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/estranged-husband-denies-killing-wife

The suspect in the Paphos murder was remanded in custody for eight days on Friday, with local reports saying he had confessed to a group of fellow Syrian men that he killed his wife to restore honour...

7. Paphos murder suspect apprehended

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/paphos-murder-suspect-apprehended

A murder suspect and husband of a Syrian woman who was stabbed to death in Paphos earlier this week was arrested in Limassol on Thursday...

8. Syrian man wanted in Paphos murder

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-stabbed-to-death-in-paphos

A woman was found murdered in her own home in Paphos on Monday, with police issuing an arrest warrant for her husband...

9. Fatal high-rise fall linked to wanted man

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/fatal-fall-linked-to-wanted-man

Police are waiting on DNA results to determine whether a man who fell 33 stories to his death might be a foreign national wanted for attempted murder in rural Nicosia...

10. Report slams state agencies in teen's death

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/report-slams-state-agencies-in-teen-s-death

Social welfare employees staged a walkout on Thursday to protest the suspension of four of their colleagues following a damning report by the Ombudsman’s office on a teen’s death in rural Nicosia...

11. Sisters charged in Larnaca racist rant

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/sisters-charged-in-larnaca-racist-rant

Police are moving forward with criminal charges against two women who were captured on video during a racist incident at a Larnaca parking lot in October...

12. Dad calls cops on son

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/dad-calls-cops-on-son

A local man has been arrested after he was chased by police Monday night in Nicosia, following a complaint by his father who reportedly said his son became violent over money...

13. Teen death probe to leave no stone unturned

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/teen-s-death-probe-to-leave-no-stone-unturned

Ombudswoman Maria Stylianou-Lottides says a full-fledge investigation will be conducted into last week’s death of a teenage boy in Nicosia, adding that a team already in place will focus on a number of state services and agencies...

14. Decision to probe man’s jail death still pending

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/decision-to-probe-man-s-jail-death-still-pending

The family of a Greek Cypriot man, who died last week in a holding cell while in police custody, is asking for an independent investigation into the incident...

15. Local man found dead in Nicosia jail

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/local-man-found-dead-in-nicosia-jail

A local man was found dead in his jail cell on Thursday morning, just hours after he was detained on assault charges for resisting arrest and cursing at a police officer...

16. Woman tries to sneak drugs into court

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/woman-tries-to-sneak-drugs-into-court

Police are looking for an adult female who is suspected of attempting to sneak cocaine into the hands of a man in custody at the Paphos courthouse...

17. Questions remain in Limassol murder-suicide

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/questions-remain-in-limassol-murder-suicide

The funeral of a woman who was shot to death by her ex-boyfriend, in a murder-suicide over the weekend, is being held on Tuesday while questions remain over the circumstances of her death...

18. Supreme Court revises triple murder sentence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-revises-limassol-triple-murder-sentence

Convicted killer Christakis Thoma, who knifed three men in Limassol over three years ago, will serve three consecutive life sentences after the Supreme Court changed his manslaughter sentence to premeditated murder...

19. Supreme Court stunned at lenient sentence

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/supreme-court-stunned-at-lenient-sentence

The Supreme Court has ruled that a suspended sentence for a man, who battered his girlfriend because she refused to have sex, was “exceptionally lenient” especially given his criminal past behaviour...

20. Wanted man arrested on rape charges

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/wanted-man-arrested-on-rape-charges

Cops arrested a 24-year-old Paphos man who is accused of raping his ex girlfriend while he was wanted by police for allegedly committing the exact same crime a week earlier...

21. Bill pushes for police taser guns

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/bill-pushes-for-police-taser-guns

A bill sponsored by the government aims to put taser guns in the hands of law enforcement officials, while also take away hunting rifles from criminals convicted of domestic violence...

22. Dementia patient rehoused after abuse allegations

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/dementia-patient-rehoused-after-abuse-allegations

Police are investigating possible domestic violence after a witness came forward alleging that an elderly woman with dementia was suffering abuse at the hands of her own relatives...

23. Arrested mom says she would never hit baby boy

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mom-says-she-would-never-hit-baby-boy

A woman who is accused of beating her 18-month-old son has denied the charges, while a judge ordered the child in state foster care until the trial in June...

24. Mother arrested on child battery allegations

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/mother-arrested-on-child-battery-allegations

A woman was arrested over the weekend on child battery charges, after a neighbour said the mother beat up her 18-month-old child...

25. Man accused of sexually molesting stepdaughter

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-accused-of-sexually-molesting-stepdaughter

A man from Limassol accused of sexually molesting his 17-year-old stepdaughter is in remanded custody until his criminal trial in March...

26. Prespes: The rally, the raw numbers, and the day after

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/comment/opinion/prespes-the-rally-the-raw-numbers-and-the-day-after

27. Man accused of pushing wife off balcony

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/man-accused-of-pushing-wife-off-balcony

Nicosia police are investigating an attempted murder in Aglandjia, in a case where a man is being accused of pushing his wife off the balcony...

28. State takes kids away from two mothers

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/state-takes-kids-away-from-two-mothers

Three children have been placed in state foster care when a 13-year-old boy called police after midnight on Christmas Day to say he was left alone to babysit...

29. Father who shot son straight to trial

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/father-who-shot-son-straight-to-trial

The father who shot and wounded his son during a domestic dispute in Paphos will go straight to criminal trial in January, while he will spend the holidays alone in his jail cell...

30. Father shoots son in Paphos

https://knews.kathimerini.com.cy/en/news/father-shoots-son-in-paphos

A 64-year-old father in Paphos has been arrested for attempted murder against his own son, following a shooting incident during a domestic dispute...

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