Information shared about the seriousness of domestic violence



What is Domestic Violence?
Domestic violence occurs when a person is physically, sexually, emotionally or verbally abused by a current or former spouse or former cohabitant, a person whom he or she has had a child with, or a current or former dating partner or fiancé, including a partner of the same sex.
Anyone is capable of hurting the people they claim to love, and women as well as men can be violent. But in 95 percent of reported cases of domestic violence, the abuser is ma...

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