Blog

At Homicide Survivors we aim to provide a safe space where survivors can share their grief journey whether it’d be through poetry, a short story, or art.

If you are a Homicide Survivor and would like to share your story and any advice you may have for other survivors through the healing process, please click the button below.

Blog

At Homicide Survivors we aim to provide a safe space where survivors can share their grief journey whether it’d be through poetry, a short story, or art.

If you are a Homicide Survivor and would like to share your story and any advice you may have for other survivors through the healing process, please click the button below.

Survivor Voices

Survivors share their experience of losing their loved one(s) to homicide & how they move forward on their journey to hope & healing.

Impact Statement: Robert Detwiler

To think I must sum up my brother’s life on a piece of paper of what he meant to me and how much this has impacted my life is beyond me. No words can sum up 33 years of memories and one year of heartbreak. Robert Detwiler was not only my brother but a best friend.

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April Barbosa’s Wellbeing through Grief

My soul had been shattered, I was no longer in control, and my mental health was deteriorating. How could I live when I hadn’t even realized my younger daughter was in danger? I had given up without even knowing it.

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Hope & Healing

HSI Staff, community partners, and guest writers share their expertise in the field of victim advocacy, traumatic grief, & more.

Moving Forward

Paloma Sainz shares how she continues to stay strong and serve her community as part of the Covid-19 And Tucson Front Line Workers project.

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Stay Strong

HSI Advocate, Sylvia Alvarez, featured as part of Covid-19 And Tucson Front Line Workers, a project by Kathleen Dreier Photography to highlight those continuing to serve in our community during the pandemic

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Unsolved Cases

Survivors share memories of their loved ones and as the public for any information that may lead to an arrest on their loved one’s case.

Unsolved Case: Jose Lopez

On November 1, 2017 Jose Lopez was found deceased with obvious signs of gunshot trauma. This is an unsolved case, anyone with information is asked to call 88-crime.

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