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Town Hall on domestic violence to take place Saturday

Thursday, October 1, 2015 by Elizabeth Pagano

The Austin Police Department and Travis County Sheriff’s Office are teaming up to hold a town hall addressing domestic violence this Saturday, Oct. 3. The event, which is free and open to the public, will feature a presentation by law enforcement and a question-and-answer session aimed at educating the community about family violence prevention and reporting. The event will be hosted by APD Assistant Chief Patrick Ockletree, Commander Michael Eveleth, Lt. Francisco Rodriguez, Sgt. Richard Ellsworth and the Region 3 District representatives. Special guests will be speakers from APD Victim Services, APD Family Violence Unit and SafePlace. It will take place at the Millennium Youth Entertainment Complex from 1:30 until 3 p.m.

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