Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Crime Prevention 101 with Susan Bartelstone

Overcoming Tragedy and Facing Life's Challenges by Making a Difference
July 01, 2010 ** Live @ 8pm eastern
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According the the FBI:

*Almost 1/3 of female homicide victims reported in police records are killed by an intimate partner.

*In 70-80% of intimate partner homicides, no matter which partner was killed, the man physically abused the woman before the murder.

*16,800 homicides and $2.2 million (medically treated) injuries annually are due to intimate partner violence, at a cost of $37 billion.

*One in every four women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime.

From the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence:

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