Rising domestic violence numbers show widespread change is needed

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A man killed by San Antonio police Monday after a domestic dispute reflects a disturbing trend. The Texas Department of Protective Services reports violent crimes rose 26 percent in San Antonio over the past two years -- with 16 percent of those reports being classified as domestic violence. Police say Jose Casares was the man who held a 15-year-old at gunpoint Monday morning at his West Side home. Police knew him well. He was arrested just last month for family violence. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE /* Style Definitions */ table.MsoNormalTable {mso-style-name:"Table Normal";

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