After Silence is designed to help victims become survivors, and communicate in the recovery of sexual violence.Our mission is to support, empower, validate, and educate survivors, as well as their families and supporters.In April 2016 we've hit a new milestone, that of conviction number 600! On average, 50 convictions a year for twelve years now.
Verbal harassment can be either passive or active depending on whether the harasser targets a specific victim (active) or targets potential receivers (passive).The investigators from the Westchester County District Attorney’s Office High Technology Crime Bureau executed a search warrant at the 49-year-old's home at 14 Benedict Place, after a Cyber Tipline report was filed by the website Chatstep stating that a person at that location uploaded an image of child pornography to one of their chatrooms. According to the village website, he has been a trustee since 2014.He is Managing Partner of Civitas Ventures, a venture capital fund, and is the General Partner for two funds for the Community Development Venture Capital Alliance, a national nonprofit. The Pelham Police Department assisted in today’s warrant execution and their help is appreciated, Scarpino said.Sexual harassment has been a prevalent issue in our society and in the legal system for over fifty years.The ever-increasing use of the Internet in the past twenty to thirty years has served as a medium for sexual harassment that has, until recently, gone relatively unnoticed.