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‘Remember My Name’ Domestic Violence Vigil Oct. 11

Oct 02, 2018

The “Remember My Name” candlelight vigil to remember victims of domestic violence will be held on the steps of the Judge E. Maurice Braswell Cumberland County Courthouse, 117 Dick St., Oct. 11 at 5:15 p.m. The annual vigil is held to memorialize victims of domestic violence homicides and raise public awareness about domestic violence.

 

Remember My Name will be presented by Cumberland County Family Court, the CARE Center Family Violence Program, Rape Crisis of Cumberland County, Army Community Services, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office, Legal Aid of North Carolina, Fayetteville Police Department and the Hope Mills Police Department. The names of victims who have died as a result of family violence over the past year in North Carolina will be read aloud at the vigil.

 

The vigil will also serve to highlight community resources for domestic violence victims, such as:

    • Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office: Non-emergency 910-323-1500; Victim assistance 910-677-5454 or www.ccsonc.org
    • Cumberland County Family Court: 910-475-3015 or

      https://www.nccourts.gov/locations/cumberland-county

    • Clerk of Superior Court Lisa Scales, Safe-Link Domestic Violence Assistance Program: 910-475-3000, Cumberland County Courthouse Room 340, 3rd floor.
    • Cumberland County District Attorney’s Office: 910-475-3010
    • Fayetteville Police Department: 910-433-1529; Victim Assistance 910-433-1849 or www.bethebadge.com
    • The CARE Center Family Violence Program: Crisis Line 910-677-2532 or office 910-677-2528
    • Army Community Service: 910-396-8262 or https://bragg.armymwr.com/programs/acs
    • Legal Aid of North Carolina-Fayetteville Chapter: 910-483-0400 or http://www.legalaidnc.org/
    • Rape Crisis Center Hot Line: 910-485-7273 or www.rapecrisisonline.org
    • U. S. Army Family Advocacy Program:  910-322-3418 or hotline 910-584-4267
    • Hope Mills Police Department: 910-425-4103
    • 5 Sparrows: 910-758-2591
    • E-Filing Awareness for Cumberland County

    For more information, contact Family Court Case Manager Bobbi Mattocks at 910-475-3225 or Bobbi.L.Mattocks@nccourts.org.