Violence Statistics 11.13

Violence Statistics 11.13 - Every 15-18 seconds, a woman in...

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Phone numbers for help National Domestic Violence Hotline: 800-799-SAFE (7233) Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (Dane County): 251-4445 Statistics 1/3 women will experience abuse in their lifetime 70% of violence against strangers = violence against men 77% of violence against known individuals = violence against women
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Unformatted text preview: Every 15-18 seconds, a woman in the US is battered 30% of women who are murdered in the US are killed by husbands, boyfriends, or ex-partners Battering accounts for womens suicide attempts Nearly of injuries presented by women in ERs are due to battering...
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