What’s behind Seattle’s steep rise in rape reports

Seattle police have noted a 55 percent increase in the number of reported rapes in 2016 over the same time last year. There is no easy explanation, but victims may be feeling more empowered to share their stories, according to one police commander. Read more FULL REPORT Information on resources and help for rape victimsContinue reading “What’s behind Seattle’s steep rise in rape reports”

Deadly Dose: CNN Special

Emily Jackson and her mother, Ellen, on her high school graduation day in 2006. Emily took an Oxycontin — a single prescription pill — that her cousin offered to her while drinking. She went to sleep that night and never woke up. She died of respiratory depression — she simply stopped breathing. FULL STORY CNN.COM