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Be safe – the stats don’t lie!

Posted by Mandy Travis on

Be safe – the stats don’t lie!

Be safe – the stats don’t lie! In a recent statistic by UEM, it was shown that 1 in 3 American women are sexually abused, and most of the time it is by someone they know. If you think that is shocking, then you will find the next stat even more shocking. In a survey relating to child sexual abuse, it was revealed that 1 in 5 underage girls are sexually assaulted and that too by someone they know. And all of these is not happening in some remote village in Africa but in the United States of America. The...

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Crime Statistics Don't Lie-Be Prepared!!!

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Crime Statistics Don't Lie-Be Prepared!!!

Crime Statistics Don't Lie-Be Prepared!!! Some down right frightening statistics from an excellent article "Words Cause Damage: The Use of Rape as a Slang Term" written by Mari Cohen a teen journalist for the high school newspaper The Communicator, dated Monday, January 9, 1012. "In the United States, approximately 16 percent of women and three percent of men have been victims of attempted or completed rape. Fifteen percent of sexual assault victims are under 12. Sexual assault victims are three times more likely to suffer from depression and four times more likely to contemplate suicide than non-victims.Almost all rapists (94 percent)...

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