Domestic Violence In Independence County

INDEPENDENCE CO. - Independence county is one of 3 counties in Region 8 with a dedicated domestic violence task force.  Dedicated to handling situations involving all aspects of domestic violence the 4 man team has its hands full.  So far this month the task force has received 80 reports of domestic violence in which 21 have resulted in filled charges.

Currently the team in seeking out funding to bring another officer on board.  K8's Brandi Hodges spent the day with the task force and will have more on this story tonight at six.