DOMESTIC ABUSE OCCURS IN 3% OF HOUSEHOLDS

DOMESTIC ABUSE OCCURS IN 3% OF HOUSEHOLDS

Domestic violence against a person aged 12 and older occurs in 3 percent of households, the Bureau of justice Statistics reported.

Inf.: “Crime in the Nation’s Households,” www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/abstract/cnW2.htm

Copyright Washington Crime News Service Apr 16, 2004

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